Sixes for Halliday
Level 21: 15,000/30,000 (30,000)
La Sengphet, who traveled to Malta from Dallas, Texas, is one of two ladies remaining in the Grand Event alongside Kerryjane Craigie. She was cruising along until the following blind vs. blind hand. Regardless of losing this hand, she still has some chips to her name.
Sengphet checked from the small blind with about 500,000 in the pot and the 5♠8♦4♦4♥3♥ on the board. Shaun Halliday bet 250,000 and Sengphet went into the tank before she called.
Halliday turned over 6♠6♣ and won the hand after Sengphet mucked.
Shaun Halliday – 2.8 million
La Sengphet – 1 million