Level 26: 25,000/50,000 (50,000)
Right before the break, Andrea Agnoletto managed to scoop a big pot against Giorgio Bellanca. The two big stacks are seated right next to each other at Table 18 with Agnoletto having position against Bellanca.
In a pot that only played out preflop, Agnoletto manages to win 16 big blinds without even needing to see a flop.
The hand started with Bellanca raising to 125k. Agnoletto made it 375k to go and Bellanca took some time and decided to raise to 800k. Agnoletto almost immediately went all-in and almost as instantly Bellanca threw his cards into the muck and left the table.
The two go into the break with almost even stacks.
Giorgio Bellanca – 3,800,000
Andrea Agnoletto – 3,800,000