Phil Collins opened to 350,000 from middle position, and Aleksandr Mozhnyakov defended his big blind. The flop fell , and Mozhnyakov opted to lead out, firing 425,000. Collins tank-called.
The turn was the , and Mozhnyakov led again - this time for 650,000. While Collins was in the tank, all the spectators in the room were asked to leave, and many of Collins' railbirds had to be escorted out. They had exited the room long before Collins called, and the river brought the .
Mozhnyakov emptied the chamber, sliding out 1.5 million in lavender T100,000 chips. Collins tanked for nearly four minutes in the silent Amazon Room, then double-fisted 3.7 million forward. Mozhnyakov sat back in his chair. He silently riffled chips for over seven minutes before folding.
Only Collins' wife was present at the time to give him a cheer, but moments later when the news was relayed, a boom of "Yeahps" came funneling into the empty room from the hallway. Collins raked in the massive pot, and we'll have exact counts once the table finishes their remaining three hands.