Event #57: The $1,000,000 Big One for One Drop

Feature Table Hands #1-3: Galfond Wins the Only Showdown

[user101598] • Level 14: 60,000-120,000, 15,000 ante

Hand #1: Scott Seiver raised to 265,000 from middle position, Daniel Negreanu defended his big blind, and the dealer fanned {q-Clubs}{9-Spades}{2-Clubs}. Both players checked.

The turn was the {9-Hearts}, Negreanu checked, and Seiver took the pot with a bet of 435,000.

Hand #2: Antonio Esfandiari raised to 225,000 on the button, Phil Galfond called out of the big blind, and the two took a flop of {5-Diamonds}{a-Spades}{7-Spades}. Galfond checked, then folded when Esfandiari bet 315,000.

Hand #3: Paul Newey raised to 225,000 from early position, Galfond and Daniel Colman both called out of the blinds, and the dealer fanned {4-Hearts}{5-Spades}{2-Diamonds}. The trio checked. The turn card was the {j-Spades}, all three players checked again, and the {k-Spades} completed the board.

Galfond led out for 348,000, and both of his opponents folded.

Chip Counts
Antonio Esfandiari us 15,800,000 400,000
Daniel Colman us 10,930,000 -1,070,000
Sam Trickett gb 8,980,000 -50,000
Tobias Reinkemeier de 7,420,000 -40,000
Phil Galfond us 5,630,000 330,000
Paul Newey gb 5,300,000 -300,000
Daniel Negreanu ca 4,100,000 -370,000
Scott Seiver us 3,690,000 400,000

Tags: Antonio EsfandiariDaniel ColmanDaniel NegreanuPaul NeweyPhil GalfondScott Seiver