Yann Dion opened for 20,000 and Nikolay Losev raised to 50,000. The small blind folded but Albert Daher defended his big blind and Dion made the call so they went three ways to the flop of . Daher and Dion checked to the raiser and Losev bet 60,000. Daher called and Dion got out of the way. The turn card was the and now Daher decided to lead out for 113,000. Losev thought for a while and made the call. The river was the and Daher announced “Three hundred.” Before sliding out three towers of chips for his 300,000 bet. Losev counted his stack down, thought about it some more and made the call. Daher flipped over his for flopped trips to win a huge pot and shoot into the chip lead.
Daher Takes the Lead