Farah Makes Spectacular Call

  • Big Stax XXII 300 Main Event 10:50 PM
  • Level 25 (20000/40000/5000)
  • Total Entries: 2805
  • Players Remaining: 55
  • Average Stack: 1,558,000

Tenzin Chakdor opened the pot on the button to 70k and was 3-bet by Mo Farah in the small blind to 220k. Chakdor made the call to see a flop heads-up.

Flop: 10♦6♠3♣ Pot: 540k

Farah check/called a bet of 150k.

Turn: 10♥ Pot: 800k

Farah check/called a bet of 240k.

River: 10♣ Pot: 1.28M

Farah checked once again and faced a shove from Chakdor for ~810k. Farah had almost an identical stack remaining on the river and made the call for his tournament life.

Farah A♦2♦ vs Chakdor Q♦J♣ Pot: 2.9M

Farah takes down the hand with Ace high after facing some serious heat from his opponent. Chakdor is eliminated on the hand. Farah now has ~3M after earning his stack in one of the hardest ways possible.