Hand #145: Daniel Cates opened for 145,000 with on the button. Igor Kurganov called with in the big blind.
Kurganov flopped top pair on and check-called a 240,000 bet from Cates.
The fell on the turn and Kurganov checked again to Cates. Cates answered with a bet of 595,000 into 1,080,000. Kurganov thought about it for some time, and then called.
The river came the which paired the board. 2,270,000 in the pot and Kurganov checked again. Cates bet out a rainbow bet of 1,480,000. Kurganov was again thinking for some time, and eventually laid down the two pair.