Hand #250: Roman Korenev raised to 380,000 on the button and Jared Koppel called from the big blind. The flop came and both players checked to the on the turn. Koppel led out for 420,000 and Korenev called to see the on the river. Koppel checked this time and Korenev checked it back. Koppel scooped the pot with .
Hand #251: Koppel raised it up to 380,000 and Korenev defended. The flop came and Korenev check-called a bet of 250,000 from Koppel. The landed on the turn and both players checked to the on the river. Korenev led out for 650,000 and Koppel let his cards go.
Hand #252: Korenev made it 380,000 to go and Koppel stuck in a three-bet to 1,560,000. Korenev four-bet all in for 10,200,000 and Koppel snapped him off.
Korenev was in deep trouble with Koppel holding the larger pocket pair. However, the flop of vaulted Korenev to the lead with a set of sevens. The on the turn changed nothing and the on the river ensured Korenev of a huge double up.