Raffaele Sorrentino Eliminated in 3rd Place (€850,110)
Nivel 38 : 400,000-800,000, 100,000 ante
Hand #118: Sebastian Sorensson raised to 3,900,000 from the small blind. Raffaele Sorrentino shoved 14,200,000 from the big blind. Sorensson thought around a minute before calling.
The Monte-Carlo champion was at risk and slightly behind. He needed to hit and improve to keep his dream of winning two PokerStars Championship Main Events alive.
Sorrentino didn't get any help on the flop, nor the turn. The river was the and Sorrentino's hand remained second best.
An amazing second deep run saw Sorrentino banking €850,110 for his 3rd place finish. With the cash, the 37-year old Italian nearly doubled his score from Monte-Carlo.
|Lachezar Plamenov Petkov||9,500,000||-100,000|