Now, stick with this because this involves some serious plot action and enough twists to tire out a professional salsa dancer.
Omar Lakhdari limped from under the gun and FPS Deauville winner Niels van Leeuwen limped behind him. Pierre Antona then made it 2,000 and was called by Ludovic Geilich (EPT London finalist).
Jeremy Nock then moved all-in for not too much more and it was passed back around to Lakhdari who made the call. Van Leeuwen then came in with a backraise to 8,100 but Antona reraised all in for about 27,000. Geilich folded, as did Lakhdari but van Leeuwen instantly called.
The flop was , Nock flopped a set but Antona had picked up a straight flush draw. The turn was the and Antona gained another three outs to win the entire pot. The on the river meant Nock picked up the main pot, more than trebling up while van Leeuwen eliminated Antona in the larger side pot.
Poker, it's a bit bonkers really.
|Niels Van Leeuwen||85,000||39,000|