Monday, August 28, 2017 2:06 PM PST
Jeremy Meacham Doubles into the Lead
Sean Thomson opens the button to 205,000, and Jeremy Meacham defends his big blind.
The flop is , and both players check. The turn is the . Meacham checks again, Thomson bets 130,000, and Meacham check-raises to 375,000. Thomson calls. The river is the . Meacham takes a brief pause, then moves all in for 2,490,000. Thomson instantly calls to put Meacham at risk.
Meacham has it, though; he shows for trip queens, and it's good. Thomson's are exposed as he pays off his debt, sending a big chunk of his stack and the chip lead to his opponent.
Jeremy Meacham - 6,160,000 (77 bb)
Sean Thomson - 3,560,000 (45 bb)