- Big Stax XXII 500 Main Event 11:15 PM
- Level 30 (60000/120000/20000)
- Total Entries: 1445
- Players Left: 9
- Next Payout: $9,678
This hand played out fairly strangely considering the showdown but the end result was the same, more chips heading towards Shankar Pillai.
Kyle Merron opened the pot from middle position to 250k. Pillai defended his small blind and Batra defended his big blind.
Flop: J♣5♠8♣ Pot: 930k
Pillai led out into his two opponents for 500k. Batra folded. Merron called.
Turn: K♥ Pot: 1.93M
Pillai checked. Merron bet 700k and Pillai called.
River: K♠ Pot: 3.33M
Pillai checked. Merron quickly checked behind.
Pillai showed the J♦J♠ for a full house and Merron mucked. Pillai is at ~16M after the hand while Merron has ~4.1M.