Harjinder Chawla was having his way in the heads-up match and David Nathaniel was getting short. He opened to 325,000 from the button, Chawla called, and the flop was . Chawla checked, Nathaniel bet 300,000 and Chawla check-raised him all in. Nathaniel quickly called at risk.
Nathaniel flopped a set of eights but needed to dodge Chawla’s open-ended straight draw. The turn and river was save for Nathaniel’s double.
David Nathaniel – 5,530,000 (46 bb)
Harjinder Chawla – 12,305,000 (103 bb)