Event 8: Schahin Ghiai Defeats Zhi Cheng Wu

$1,700 Purple Chip Bounty NLH (Single Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22:  10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante

Schahin Ghiai

With ~100,000 in the pot, the board was out to the turn reading 9d7c2dKc and Zhi Cheng Wu moved all in for 805,000. Schahin Ghiai took a quick pause before calling with the bigger stack.

Ghiai: Kh9h
Cheng Wu: KsTs

Cheng Wu was ahead preflop before Ghiai flopped top pair and turned kings up. Cheng Wu was drawing thin and missed the 5h river to send the rest of his chips to Ghiai.

Cheng Wu earned $21,015 for his runner-up finish while Ghiai banked $34,105 for the win plus all his $500 bounty chips.

1st: Schahin Ghiai – $34,105 + RRPO Trophy
2nd: Zhi Cheng Wu – $21,015

Zhi Cheng Wu