€100,000 Super High Roller

Cates Takes a Good One Off Kurganov

• Taso 21: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #136: Daniel Cates took the pot.

Hand #137: Daniel Colman raised the button to 240,000 with the {7-Spades}{6-Diamonds} and Dan Cates defended the big blind with the {q-Diamonds}{9-Spades}. The flop fell {j-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{6-Spades}, both players checked, and then Colman bet 360,000 on the {4-Diamonds} turn after Cates had checked. Cates folded.

Hand #138: Igor Kurganov raised the button with the {q-Hearts}{9-Hearts}, Daniel Colman called from the big blind with the {q-Spades}{6-Clubs}, and the flop came down {j-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds}{j-Hearts}. Colman checked and then folded to a continuation-bet.

Hand #139: Dan Cates raised the button to 200,000 with the {a-Spades}{5-Diamonds} and Igor Kurganov called from the big blind with the {k-Spades}{2-Diamonds}. The {a-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds}{2-Clubs} flop saw Kurganov check and Cates bet 200,000. Kurganov called, the dealer burned and turned the {Q-Spades}, and it went check-check. When the {3-Spades} paired the board on the river, Kurganov checked for a third time and Cates bet 515,000. Kurganov hit the tank for a bit and then made the call. Ship the pot to Cates.

Dan Cates us 5,400,000 970,000
Igor Kurganov ru 2,950,000 -850,000

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