Big Bluff Pays Off; 5th Place: $16,183

  • Big Stax XXVII 300 7:45 PM
  • Level 32 (100000/200000/200000)
  • Total Players: 1402
  • Players Remaining: 4

From the cutoff, David Olshan opened to 425k and called by Sridhar Sangannagari in the SB and Sandeep Mathai in the BB.

Flop: 10♣ J♣10♦ blinds check, and Olshan bets 500k, SB folds, and Mathai calls.

Turn: 6♣ Mathai bets 875k and Olshan calls

River: 3♣ Mathai shoves all in.  Olshan tanks, then eventually folds, and Mathai proudly shows his bluff with Q♠8♦. Olshan is left with just under 1.5M.  Shortly after, Mathai raises to 475k and Olshan pushes his remaining 1.175M with 810 and called by Mathai who has A7, which holds to eliminate Olshan in 5th place for $16,183.


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David Olshan 5th Place $16,183