Hands #2-5: Loube Doubles Through Trager
Hand #2: Dimitar Danchev opened to 16,000 and David Trager three-bet to 52,000. The action passed back to Danchev and he folded.
Hand #3: Douglas Foster opened to 20,000 and Jon Lane three-bet to 69,000 with Foster making the call as the flop fell and Lane continued for 85,000.
Foster made the call and when the landed on the turn and Lane checked, he moved all in for roughly 300,000 with Lane quickly folding.
Hand #4: David Trager opened to 23,000 from the cutoff only to have Alex Bolotin three-bet the big blind to 75,000. Trager folded and Bolotin was pushed the pot.
Hand #5: David Trager entered the pot for 27,000 and Steven Loube made the call from the button with Trager betting out 65,000 in the dark as the dealer eventually spread a flop.
Loube bumped it up to 150,000 and Trager instantly moved all in for roughly 450,000 with Loube snap-calling for his 326,000-chip stack.
With Loube in the lead, he would have to fade any ace or spade, and when the turn and river landed the and , he doubled through to roughly 740,000 in chips.