Ankush Mandavia Doubles Through Mike Leah
Level 16 : 2,000-4,000, 500 ante
With about 60,000 chips already in the middle and the board reading , Ankush Mandavia checked from the hijack to Mike Leah, in the cutoff, and he bet 20,000. After a few moments of consideration, Mandavia moved all in, and Leah quickly called to put Mandavia at risk.
Leah was way ahead with his set of jacks but had to fade hearts and tens, which would complete Mandavia's flush and straight draws. The on the turn put Mandavia squarely in the lead and meant Leah needed the board to pair in order to win the pot. The river changed nothing, and Mandavia took the pot to double up.