Ladies Hold Up for Vietti
Level 13: 2,000/4,000 (4,000)
Angelo Vietti bet 26,000 into a pot of a bit more on the 4♣10♦8♦ flop. James Mercieca jammed for more than 200,000 and Vietti called off his stack of 140,500 to create a massive pot north of 300,000.
Angelo Vietti: Q♦Q♠
James Mercieca: A♦J♦
It was a coin flip at this point with Vietta holding an overpair and Mercieca having a flush draw and an overcard to the overpair.
Mercieca bricked both the 5♥ turn and the 8♣ river for Vietta to stay alive and win a huge pot near the end of Day 1b.
Angelo Vietti – 325,000
James Mercieca – 100,000