$3,300+$200 WPT Borgata WPO Championship
$3 Million Guaranteed
Level 33: Blinds 100,000/200,000/25,000 ante
Total Entries: 1,244
Players Remaining: 3
Average Stack: 12,440,000
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In a battle of the blinds, Justin Zaki (sb) and Eric Afriat (bb) swapped spots on the leaderboard. Both limped to the flop of and Justin checked, Eric bet 250,000, and Justin popped it to 750,000. Eric called.
Turn was the , Justin bet 850,000 and Eric called. River was the and Justin needed a Time extension before deciding to bet 2,250,000. Eric called, showing for a pair of Kings, but Justin tabled for the straight to take the pot.
Eric’s stack dropped to about 8.5 million and Justin chipped up to about 12.5 million, moving into 2nd place behind chip leader Zach Gruneberg, who’s got about 16 million.