Jul 7, 2021
Photo: Chad Eveslage (top) waits for Mike Liang to act on the river in what would become the biggest pot of the tournament.
HAND #93 – Mike Liang raises from the button to 475,000, and Chad Eveslage calls from the big blind. The flop comes , Eveslage checks, Liang bets 400,000, and Eveslage folds. Liang takes the pot.
HAND #94 – Chad Eveslage raises from the button to 500,000, Mike Liang reraises from the big blind to 1,850,000, and Eveslage calls. The flop comes , Liang bets 1,300,000, and Eveslage calls. The turn card is the , Liang bets 3,500,000, and Eveslage calls.
The river card is the , Liang moves all in, and Eveslage calls all in for 16,125,000.
Liang shows for trip tens, but Eveslage turns over to win the pot with a king-high straight.
Chad Eveslage – 45,750,000 (229 bb)
Mike Liang – 2,225,000 (11 bb)
Photo: Chad Eveslage scoops the pot, which included more than 95% of all the chips in play.