Over on Table 18, a player in Seat 1 went all-in for his last 3,600 and got a call from a player in Seat 6. Action then went to Mark Waters, who decided to put his whole stack at risk and went all-in. The player in Seat 6 made the instant call and we were off to a three-way showdown:
Mark was in trouble against pocket aces but would immediately get reinforcements on a flop of .
The turn and river bricked out for all three players, giving Mark the big triple-up with his set of jacks. Meanwhile, the player in Seat 1 hit the rail while the one in Seat 6 saw his stack seriously diminished.