A pot developed between Vladimir Shchemelev, Scott Clements, and Eric Cloutier that is most likely the biggest pot of the tournament thus far.
All three players had 36,000 in before the flop came down . Clements checked, Cloutier bet 6,000, Shchemelev raised and both Clements and Cloutier called.
The turn fell and this is where all the action happened. Clements first bet 12,000 from the small blind, Cloutier called, Shchemelev made it 24,000, Clements made it 36,000, Cloutier went all in and made it 48,000, Shchemelev called, Clements then raised to 60,000 and Shchemelev called.
The river was the and both players checked.
Clements showed for a four-five low and a flush. Shchemelev showed for the nut low. The two players chopped the 300k+ pot and Cloutier was eliminated.
Shchemelev is still around 315,000 and Clements is up around 190,000