Christian Harder has had an impressive run at the World Series of Poker Main Event. He has cashed in three consecutive years, finishing 100th in 2010, 92nd in 2011, and 505th in 2012. His 2013 Main Event is off to a nice start, as well.
Picking up the action after a , Harder checked from the big blind and a player in middle position bet 400. The player on the button called before Harder check-raised to 1,600. Only the middle-position player called to see the turn and Harder checked. His opponent bet 1,800, Harder called, and the river landed. Harder fired 5,000, sending his opponent into the tank for about 90 seconds before he folded.