With about 6,000 in the pot, on a board reading , Mukul Pahuja checked from the big blind.
Igor Kurganov was in middle position and bet 2,500. Action was back on Pahuja and he decided to put in a check-raise to 8,000. Kurganov called.
The turn was the . Pahuja led out for 14,000. Kurganov went into the tank and called.
The river was the . Pahuja checked to his opponent and Kurganov fired out a bet of 40,000.
Pahuja thought about it for a full minute before piling some chips in the middle, indicating a call.
Kurganov tabled for a pair of jacks, and Pahuja tabled for two pair, tens and twos. Kurganov was left with just 22,000 from the 121,000 chip stack he started with today.