888poker WPTDS London Online 2021 World Series of Poker Europe
$5,000 Main Event

Mercier Doubles Through Akhundov

Webjoker • Level 17: 3,000-6,000, 1,000 ante
Jason Mercier

Jason Mercier, in early position, raised to 13,000 followed by a three-bet to 30,000 by Ronan Gorey. Two positions over, Murad Akhundov shoved all in for 250,000 and action was back on Mercier. He too moved in, for 217,000. Gorey folded.

Murad Akhundov: {A-Hearts}{K-Diamonds}
Jason Mercier: {A-Clubs}{A-Diamonds}

The board ran out {8-Spades}{9-Clubs}{J-Diamonds}{Q-Hearts}{6-Spades} and Mercier doubled, leaving Akhundov extremely short.

Player Chips Progress
Jason Mercier us
Jason Mercier
us 481,000 264,000
Murad Akhundov az
Murad Akhundov
az 33,000 -247,000

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