Yordan Petrov moved all in from the button, and Brock Wilson called all in from the big blind for 180,000 with . Petrov turned over , and Wilson needed his hand to hold to stay alive.
The board came , and the pocket queens held up for Wilson to win the pot and double up in chips.
Seat 1. Brock Wilson – 420,000 (11 bb)
Seat 2. Yordan Petrov – 2,265,000 (57 bb)
Seat 3. Ian O’Hara – 300,000 (8 bb)
Two hands later, Brock Wilson moved all in from the button for 400,000, and Yordan Petrov tanked for a while before he called from the small blind with .
Wilson turned over and said, “I have a bad feeling about this.”
The board came — Wilson paired his ace on the flop, but Petrov turned an ace-high straight to win the pot and eliminate Wilson in third place.
Brock Wilson – Eliminated in 3rd Place ($30,694)
That was the last hand of Level 25, and Level 26 began with increased blinds of 25,000-50,000. Here are the updated chip counts for the start of heads-up play, followed by the remaining payouts:
Yordan Petrov – 2,770,000 (55 bb)
Ian O’Hara – 215,000 (4 bb)