Event #5 $50,000 Short Deck
After many small pots, one big moment of drama: Button Phil Ivey bet all three streets with against Wai Kin Yong (), ending up with a potential tournament-deciding shove. He hit bottom pair on the while Yong hit top. Yong continued to seem dislodgable on the turn – on which Ivey bet 1,000,000 (a rare bet of this size within the last half hour).
The river: . Yong checked a final time and Ivey moved all in, finally dislodging him after all.
|Wai Kin Yong||4,000,000||-1,700,000|