Level 27: Blinds 30,000/60,000/60,000 BB Ante
Total Entries: 1,415
Players Remaining: 17
Average Stack: 3.3 million
Elilton Gouveia opened from the button and Dan Buzgon flatted the raise from the big blind. On the flop of both players checked. Turn was the , putting trips on the board, and Dan led out for 175,000. Elilton called. River was the putting a full house on board.
Dan fired 460,000 and Elilton tank/called. Dan’s made a better full house than the one on the board and his opponent mucked. With that pot, Dan’s stack soared to ~7.6 million, putting him back in the chip lead.
Dan, who is a BorgataPoker.com sponsored pro, had made two World Poker Tour final tables before, but finished 3rd and 4th. He’s got a chance to improve on that record if he can continue to grow his stack.