£10,300 High Roller

McCorkell Pressures Chen

Yardley • Level 22: 12,000-24,000, 3,000 ante
Craig McCorkell

Andrew Chen opened for a raise of 53,000 and Craig McCorkell made the call from the big blind.

The flop was {4-Spades}{7-Hearts}{7-Spades} and McCorkell checked it over to Chen who continued for 65,000. McCorkell though check-raised him to 215,000 and Chen briefly paused before placing out the call.

The turn card was the {4-Clubs} and McCorkell moved all in. Chen had a fair bit of his stack in the middle already and took his time to count his stack and do some mental arithmetic, counting off on is fingers to help. With all his fingers accounted for he made the fold.

Player Chips Progress
Craig McCorkell gb
Craig McCorkell
gb 1,870,000 270,000
Andrew Chen ca
Andrew Chen
ca 296,000 -270,000

Tags: Andrew ChenCraig McCorkell