We have a third consecutive all-in in as many hands when the now short-stacked Hui Wen shoves the button for his last 310,000. Chao Ma calls instantly, though this is due to the fact that Wen’s raise is only three big blinds rather than the quality of Ma’s cards as his 2♣ 8♥ is unsurprisingly behind to Wen’s K♣ K♥.
The 3♦ 6♠ K♦ leaves Ma needing runner, runner to send Wen packing and the 2♥ turn guarantees Wen a much needed double-up. He’s now up to a more respectable 650,000 while Ma drops to 1.7 million.
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