Peter Aristidou is our final table bubble boy after a one-two punch from Shurane Vijayaram. The first hand saw Aristidou raise to 110,000 before Vijayaram came back over the top for 330,000 from the big blind.
Aristidou called and the dealer spread a flop of . Vijayaram continued for 400,000 and Aristidou stuck around to see the turn. Vijayaram barrelled again, this time for 550,000, and Aristidou called to leave himself just 525,000 behind.
The completed the board and the action was checked through with Vijayaram tabling to scoop the pot.
In the same orbit Vijayaram raised to 135,000 from the cutoff and when it got to Aristidou in the big blind he three-bet jammed for right around 500,000. Vijayaram called it off and they were off to the races.
Aristidou shot to the lead on the flop and while he looked good for a double up on the turn, the river saw Vijayaram spike a set to shoot down Aristidou’s final table dreams. The two outer was met with a monstrous roar from Vijayaram’s supporters on the rail and with that play was concluded for the day.