Alan Sternberg opened to 300,000 on the button and Evangelos Kokkalis three-bet to 1,020,000 in the small blind. Sternberg called and the two players went heads-up to a flop of in an already inflated pot.
Kokkalis led out for 2,160,000 and Sternberg shoved all in for 3,080,000. Kokkilas quickly called and the cards were tabled.
The on the turn changed nothing and Sternberg was looking to dodge a queen or ten to score a double up. The completed the board and Sternberg scored a massive double up with two pair to take the chip lead.