Secondary Table: Lehavot Over McLaughlin
Hand #117: Chris Lindh open-raised to 505,000 from the hijack seat and Fabian Ortiz called from the button. The action moved over to Jay Farber in the big blind who reraised to 1.64 million. Lindh thought for a half-minute and then folded, then Ortiz asked how much the raise was for and folded as well.
Hand #118: Matthew Reed raised to 500,000 from middle position, then J.C. Tran reraised to 1.1 million. It folded back to Reed who paused a few beats and then folded.
Hand #119: It folded all of the way around to Amir Lehavot in the small blind who raised to 650,000, and Marc McLaughlin called from the big blind.
The flop came , and Lehavot led out for 750,000. McLaughlin thought a while, then called, and both watched the fall on fourth street. Lehavot checked this time, McLaughlin fired 1.3 million, and Lehavot called.
The river brought the and both players checked. Lehavot tabled for jacks and eights, and McLaughlin mucked.
Hand #120: Jay Farber raised to 485,000 from the cutoff and got one caller in Matthew Reed playing from the big blind. The flop came single-suited — — and when checked to Farber bet 525,000, earning a fold from Reed.