Maxim Lykov raised to 700 from early position and it folded around to the player in the small blind who stacked up and threw out a three-bet, making it to 2,200 total. Lykov made the call and the flop came . Lykov's opponent continued out with a bet of 2,200 and Lykov called.
The turn was the and once again Lykov's opponent bet out 2,200. Lykov called once again and the river brought the . For a third time his opponent bet 2,200. Lykov seemed to have enough of this number, and decided to raise it to 5,600. Lykov's opponent shook his head and dropped in a call. Lykov tabled and his opponent sent his cards sailing toward the muck. This hand brought Lykov up to 48,000 in chips.
Shortly after it was reported to us that Lykov was able to scoop another sizable pot. The details of this hand have been lost to the annuls of history, but we can confirm that Lykov is sitting on a stack of 73,000.