Sunday, September 23, 2018 5:24 PM Local Time
Nagui Yassa Eliminated, Gautam Lillaney Moves Into the Chip Lead
Nagui Yassa moves all in for 8,000, less than a full big blind, from middle position and Gautam Lillaney raises to 25,000 on his direct left and Rob Jonsson defends his big blind.
There is a side pot between Jonsson and Lillaney as the flop comes . Jonsson checks and Lillaney bets 50,000. Jonsson calls. The turn is the and both players check to the river. Jonsson bets 75,000 and Lillaney calls.
Nassa tables and gets up from his seat, knowing that a rivered pair of nines isn't going to be any good for the main pot. Jonsson shows , giving him a missed straight draw, and Lillaney takes both pots with . He moves over the million-chip mark and into the chip lead.
Gautam Lillaney - 1,250,000 (125 bb)
Rob Jonsson - 215,000 (21 bb)
Nagui Yassa - Eliminated