Event 55: $1,000,000 Big One for One Drop

Aces for Schwartz


Talal Shakerchi checked with the board reading {3-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{10-Diamonds}. Noah Schwartz fired 155,000, and Shakerchi check-raised to 365,000. Schwartz tank-called.

The turn was another ten - the {10-Clubs} - and Shakerchi led out for 425,000. Schwartz called, and the {9-Clubs} fell on the river. Both players checked.

Shakerchi instantly mucked his hand, and Schwartz turned over two red aces.

Here are counts from the entire table:

Spieler Chips Fortschritt
David Einhorn us
David Einhorn
us 4,810,000 -665,000
Jason Mercier us
Jason Mercier
us 3,705,000 340,000
Paul Newey gb
Paul Newey
gb 3,030,000 447,000
Noah Schwartz us
Noah Schwartz
us 2,950,000 983,000
Gus Hansen dk
Gus Hansen
dk 2,430,000 40,000
Talal Shakerchi gb
Talal Shakerchi
gb 2,160,000 -1,030,000
Bertrand Grospellier fr
Bertrand Grospellier
fr 475,000 -11,000

Tags: Talal ShakerchiNoah Schwartz