Monday, May 23, 2016 10:51 PM Local Time
Jake Dollinger Takes the Chip Lead
David Hubbard completes the small blind and Jake Dollinger checks his option in the big blind. The flop comes and both players check. The turn brings the and Hubbard bets 210,000.
Dollinger asks, "You're gonna bet that?" He pauses for just a second before calling.
The river is the . Hubbard bets 270,000, prompting Dollinger to ask, "Again? What are you supposed to have?" Dollinger thinks a little longer, then adds, "I can have a lot of different things."
Hubbard begins to wonder aloud what some of those things could be. "Ace-king," he suggests. "Ace-queen."
Dollinger laughs and says,"What? I checked preflop."
As Hubbard thinks a little longer, Dollinger points out this pot will determine the chip lead.
"That's always a good thing," Hubbard says. Nonetheless, after a little more deliberation, he folds, and Dollinger takes one of the last pots before break.
Jake Dollinger - 6,600,000 (41 bb)
David Hubbard - 6,500,000 (40 bb)