Johannes Becker Eliminated in 2nd Place ($862,649)
Nível 28 : 400,000-800,000, 0 ante
Johannes Becker limped in and Elior Sion checked. On the flop, Sion checked and Becker bet. Sion check-raised and Becker called. The fell on the turn and Sion bet. Becker had less than two big bets behind, gave it brief consideration and moved all in, which Sion quickly called.
Johannes Becker: for a flush and low draw
Elior Sion: for a flopped full house
Becker was looking for a low card to chop it up and stay in contention, but instead the on the river gave Sion quads instead and Becker was eliminated in 2nd place for a payday of $862,649. The German missed out on his first gold bracelet on the 27th birthday, while Sion has been crowned champion.
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