Mohamed El Bakkouri opened with a raise on the button. Julio Sanchez folded his small blind, but Arron Fletcher in the big blind had a different plan. He slid a tower of T-100,000 chips forward, enough to cover El Bakkouri. The Frenchman snap-called the remainder of his stack off.
Mohamed El Bakkouri:
The best hand stayed ahead from start to finish: . El Bakkouri doubled up to 1,500,000.