Monday, August 28, 2023 3:26 PM Local Time
A More Even Affair
Lionel Jiang pulled into the lead for a bit, before losing it with this pot.
Mark Barrientos called on the button and in the big blind, Jiang checked his option.
The flop of saw Jiang bet 150,000 and Barrientos called.
Jiang checked the turn over to Barrientos who bet 225,000 and Jiang called.
On the river, Barrientos bet to the tune of 500,000 to which Jiang called.
Barrientos turned over for top pair and Jiang mucked his hand as the chips evened up.
The players have now gone on a break.
Mark Barrientos - 8,650,000
Lionel Jiang - 7,230,000