Gabe Patgorski raised to 115,000 from under the gun with , and Ming Zhong Liu looked down at in the hijack. Liu asked how much Patgorski was playing and saw he covered Patgorski before moving all in for 1,405,000.
The decision folded back around to Patgorski, and he called after thirty seconds of thought.
With certain cards already in the muck, Patgorski had 51% equity, and Liu had 45%.
The flop fell , and Liu took the lead with top pair. The turn and river were no use to Patgorski, and he was confirmed as the bubble player.
The remaining 15 players were all guaranteed £177,000 for their efforts.
|Ming Zhong Liu||2,200,000||1,425,000|