Day 1b of the partypoker MILLIONS UK Main Event started small but ended with a bang as former WSOP Main Event finalist Jack Sinclair bagged a big chip lead and the field saw stars such as Chris Moorman, Alex Foxen, Kahle Burns, and Ludovic Geilich clash on the felt. Get
Roberto Romanello opened under the gun +1 to 12,000 but was to take no further part in the hand after a three-bet from neighbour Simon Deadman to 40,000 and a cold four-bet from small blind Jack Sinclair (to 125,000). Deadman made the call. Flop: [Jd5d3c]. Sinclair led out 70,000 called by
Brandon Sheils raised to 500,000 from middle position, Simon Deadman three-bet all in for about 4,350,000 from the cutoff, Thomas Boivin used several time extensions before he called all in for 1,150,000 and Sheils folded. Deadman: [6c6s] Boivin: [KhJh] The board ran out [Jd8s2cTsTd], giving Boivin jacks and tens to double up.
Simon Deadman raised to 15,000 in the cutoff and the big blind defended to see the [Kd2c9d] flop. The big blind checked and Deadman bet 13,000. The big blind called, and the [5s] and [7d] checked through on the turn and river. Deadman tabled his [AcQc] for ace-high, and his opponent mucked.