Patrick Crivell opened the action in middle position with a raise to 25,000 and in an attempt to derail the Crivell train Daniel Laidlaw three-bet to 75,000.
Crivell made the call and the blinds folded to take play heads-up to an flop, which Crivell checked over to Laidlaw. The Aussie checked in right back and the dealer burned and turned the .
This brought another check from Crivell and Laidlaw slid out a tower of yellow 5k chips for a bet of 100,000 only to see Crivell announce ‘all-in’.
Laidlaw snap folded dropping to 285,000 and Crivell climbed to 1,080,000.