Benjamin Spragg raised to 20,000 and was called by Alan Gold in the cut-off and Damian Porebski in the big blind. The three player saw a flop of . Porebski checked, Spragg checked, and Gold seized the initiative with a bet of 155,000. Porebski got out of the way but Spragg made the call.
The dealer burned a card and put out the on the turn. Once more Spragg checked. Gold, relentless so far at this final table, bet 365,000. Spragg made the call. The final card was . Spragg checked for the final time. Gold, undeterred bet 950,000.
Before the dealer had a chance to count the bet down Spragg announce call. When Gold turned over his for the turned two pair Spragg sighed in dismay flicking his face up.
“I wasn’t folding.” Spragg said as the huge pot was slid over to Gold.