One hand after David Peters doubled thru Krishna Lawrence, they battled again as Peters raised from the button, and Lawrence called from the big blind.
The flop came , Lawrence checked, Peters bet 15,000, and Lawrence quickly called.
The turn card was the , and both players checked.
The river card was the , Lawrence checked, Peters bet 68,000, and Lawrence check-raised all in for about 335,000.
Peters went into the tank for a very long time before he called all in for 243,000.
Lawrence said, “Good call. Queen high,” as he showed .
Peters turned over for a rivered set of fives to win the pot and double up in chips.
David Peters – 575,000 (58 bb)
Krishna Lawrence – 97,000 (10 bb)
With five players remaining from a field of 25, the average chip stack is about 625,000 (63 big blinds), and the remaining players are guaranteed at least $97,000.