My, my, my, this has changed things.
Zoltan Szabo opened to 55,000 preflop and Andrey Shatilov made it 125,000 from the small blind but Szabo responded by making it 240,000 in the big blind and a moment of thinking, Shatilov made the call.
The flop was , Shatilov checked and Szabo bet 180,000 but the Russian came back over the top with a check-raise to 390,000. Now it was the Hungarian’s turn to tank and he took about a minute before moving all in.
The call came instantly from Shatilov.
Szabo was drawing slimmer than a champion dieter, needing running sevens or queens to win the tournament and although he caught the on the turn, the river was the and Shatilov now has about 3.2 million chips to Szabo’s 1.2 million.