Stephen Song moved all in from middle position for 155,000, Vikenty Shegal called from the button, and Ali Imsirovic reraised from the small blind to 375,000.
Shegal tanked for a while before he folded.
Song turned over , and he needed to improve to stay alive against Imsirovic’s .
Adam Hendrix said that he folded an ace, and Song reacts in dismay that he’s facing a two-outer.
Half a beat later, there was an ace in the window as the dealer put out , giving Song the lead with a pair of aces, and a heart flush draw that weakened one of Imsirovic’s outs.
The reversal in fortune was so strong that Imsirovic could only laugh about it.
The turn card was the , the river card was the , and Song won the pot with his nine-high heart flush to triple up in chips.
Stephen Song – 505,000 (25 bb)
Vikenty Shegal – 960,000 (48 bb)
Ali Imsirovic – 2,250,000 (113 bb)
With nine players remaining, the average chip stack is about 1,135,000 (57 big blinds), and the remaining players are all guaranteed at least $70,540 each.