Event #1 $25,000 Short Deck
A giant clash between the chip leaders has sent Wai Leong Chan to the rail in 5th place. Wai Leong Chan limped for 100,000; over to the only stack that covered him, that of Jiang Xia He, who put him to the full test with . Wai Leong Chan held and made the call for over four million chips.
The board ran out – the final queen on the river giving He a full house, pipping his opponent’s straight and just like that, the dynamic on the final changes hugely.
|Xia He Jiang||9,500,000||4,155,000|
|Wai Leong Chan||Busted||-4,125,000|