Hands #64-67: Engel Doubles Up in Massive Pot
Hand #64: Ari Engel raised to 275,000 on the button and Pablo Melogno tank-folded his big blind.
Hand #65: Melogno opened to 225,000 and Engel three-bet to 825,000. Melogno called and the flop came . Engel led out for 900,000 and Melogno called to see the on the turn. Engel announced all in for 3,845,000 and Melogno was left shaking his head as he finally folded.
Hand #66: Engel made it 275,000 on the button and Melogno defended. The flop came and the two players checked through to the on the turn and the on the river. Melogno turned over for a straight and Engel mucked.
Hand #67: Melogno raised to 200,000 on the button and Engel re-raised to 800,000. Melogno called and the flop came . Engel led out for 900,000 and Melogno slid out a raise to 2,085,000. Engel shipped all in for 6,220,000 and Melogno quickly called.
Melogno held the best hand but Engel had a straight draw. He also turned a flush draw on the turn card and the on the river gave Engel a straight. It was a massive pot for nearly all of the chips in play, leaving Melogno with just seven big blinds.