$25,000 Challenge
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Gruissem Takes a Big Lead

[user20283] • Level 16: 6,000-12,000, 1,000 ante

Philipp Gruissem raised to 25,000 from the button and Igor Kurganov called from the big blind. The flop brought out {7-Clubs}{J-Spades}{6-Hearts} and Kurganov checked to Gruissem who bet 30,000. Kurganov raised it up to 90,000 and Gruissem called.

On the turn the {K-Clubs} hit and Kurganov bet 140,000. Gruissem tanked for a bit before sliding out the call.

The river brought the {3-Diamonds} and Kurganov counted out a large bet worth 255,000. Gruissem called and Kurganov showed two pair according to the dealer. Gruissem turned over {K-Hearts}{J-Diamonds} and took down this massive pot.

Chipcounts
Philipp Gruissem de 1,123,000 400,000
Igor Kurganov ru 377,000 -400,000

Tags: Igor KurganovPhilipp Gruissem