|Blinds||60,000 / 120,000|
Hand #79: David Lambard raised to 160,000 on the button and Johan Guilbert called. The flop came , Guilbert check-folded to the 125,000 bet of Lambard.
Hand #80: Guilbert called on the button and Lambard opted to check. The flop came , Lambard bet 100,000 which was enough to pick up the pot.
Hand #81: Lambard raised to 160,000 from the button which was enough for Guilbert to fold.
Hand #82: Guilbert called on the button and Lambard checked. The flop came , Lambard check-folded to the 80,000 bet of Guilbert.
Hand #83: Lambard called on the button and Guilbert checked. The flop came , Guilbert check-folded to the 80,000 bet of Lambard.
Hand #84: Guilbert called on the button and Lambard opted to check. The flop came , Lambard check-folded to the 80,000 bet of Guilbert.
There are seven minutes left in the level and Johan Guilbert as well as David Lambard are back in their seats.
Hand #78: Weiyi Zhang moved all in for the last 310,000 out of the small blind, fewer than four big blinds, and David Lambard made the call to finish the job he started a few hands ago.
The sent Zhang to the rail in third place for a payday of $92,625.
There will now be a 15-minute break to set up the duel for the bracelet between Lambard and Johan Guilbert, with the former holding a more than 2-1 lead.
Hand #75: Weiyi Zhang limped in from the small blind and David Lambard made it 280,000 total to go. Zhang made the call and they headed to the flop. Zhang checked and Lambard fired a continuation bet of 350,000, which Zhang called. After the turn, Zhang checked and called the shove of Lambard for 1,280,000.
Lambard needed a nine or one of the two remaining sixes in the deck to stay alive, as he was the player at risk. The fell on the river and Lambard scored a massive double, while Zhang was left with just 175,000.
Hand #76: Zhang moved all in for 175,000 on the button and Johan Guilbert made the call in the big blind.
The flop gave Guilbert trips sevens, however, the turn and river improved Zhang to a miracle straight.
Hand #77: Guilbert open-shoved out of the small blind and Zhang let go his big blind and big blind ante.
Hand #70: David Lambard completed his small blind and Johan Guilbert opted to check his big blind. The flop came , Lambard bet 80,000 and Guilbert called. The turn was the , Lambard decided to check and Guilbert did the same. The river completed the board with the , Lambard led out for 250,000 and Guilbert stared him down. After a while, Guilbert chose to let the hand go.
Hand #71: Lambard raised to 160,000 from the button and Weiyi Zhang shoved in the big blind for 1,520,000. Lambard contemplated his options for a few seconds before folding.
Hand #72: Guilbert raised to 175,000 on the button and was only called by Lambard in the big blind. The flop came , Lambard check-folded to the 80,000 bet of Guilbert.
Hand #73: Zhang raised to 160,000 on the button and was called by Guilbert in the big blind. The flop came , Guilbert check-called the 130,000 bet of Zhang. The turn was the to pair the board up, Guilbert bet 80,000 and Zhang called. The river completed the board with the , Guilbert checked and so did Zhang. Guilbert tabled for ace high with the pair of treys on the board for Zhang to scoop the pot with for two pair.
Hand #74: Guilbert completed his small blind and Zhang opted to check in the big blind. The flop came , Guilbert bet 200,000 and Zhang quickly folded.
Hand #65: David Lambard min-raised the button to 160,000 and Weiyi Zhang three-bet to 1,480,000 in order to claim the pot uncontested.
Hand #66: Johan Guilbert raised to 200,000 on the button and Lambard jammed for his last 1,240,000 out of the big blind to win the hand without resistance.
Hand #67: Lambard limped in from the small blind and Guilbert made it 285,000 to go from the big blind, Lambard surrendered.
Hand #68: A button raise to 160,000 by Lambard won the blinds and big blind ante.
Hand #69: Zhang limped the small blind, Lambard raised to 380,000 and Zhang folded.