We're finding it difficult to take our eyes away from Table 51. Especially after Dani "supernova9" Stern took the overall chip lead with over 1 million chips at the end of the previous level.
Stern, who's joined at the table by Eugene Katchalov, David "Gunslinger3" Bach and Luke "lb6121" Schwartz, opened with a raise to 14,000 from under the gun and "tonkaaaa" three-bet to 29,997. Action folded back to Stern who called to see a flop of . Stern check-called a bet of 32,229 and the turn brought the . Stern check-called again, this time for 75,666, and the landed on the river. Again Stern checked and tonkaaaa fired 213,336. Stern made the call with for a pair of queens and successfully picked off the bluff of the former chip leader, who had
With that pot, Stern became the first player to hit seven-figures.