Hand 117: Jeff Smith opened to 60,000, Danny Nguyen made the call, Frank Patti raised 155,000 from the small blind, Smith folded and Nguyen called. Flop , Nguyen checked, Patti bet 125,000, Nguyen called. Turn , both players checked to the river . Both checked again and Danny turned over for the win.
Hand 118: Smith got a walk.
Hand 119: Patti raised to 60,000 and Nguyen made the call from the big blind. Flop dropped , Nguyen checked, Patti bet 50,000, Nguyen raised to 130,000, Patti Folded.
Hand 120: Patti got a walk.
Hand 121: Smith got a walk
Hand 122: Nguyen opened to 65,000 in the small blind and Patti called to see a flop. Nguyen continued for 80,000, Patti called. Turn Nguyen bet 125,000, Patti insta-shoved, Nguyen snap-called putting Patti at risk.
Patti's bluff shove did not work and he was one card away from elimination. He needed an ace and only an ace and the river would keep his dream alive. Catching the three outer and securing his double up.