Sam Soverel opened to 25,000 from the cutoff and the table folded to Steve O’Dwyer in the big blind.
O’Dwyer asked for a rough estimate of Soverel’s stack and as his 30-second time bank ticked down, he announced, “All-in.”
Soverel snap called and turned over , but he was pipped – as O’Dwyer held . The BPO leader needed to hit to stay alive, but instead O’Dwyer hit quads.
The board ran out and when the stacks were cut down, Soverel was left with just 17,000 while O’Dwyer is back over the chip average.