Another juggernaut of a flip just now kept Colum Higgins in the Main Event as he three-bet all in from the small blind for 3,475,000 over the top of a button open to 700,000. He probably wasn’t expecting such a quick call from the big blind Valerii Firstenko, but that’s what he got. Here’s why:
The board stayed under ten through the turn: but Higgins’ rail erupted when he spiked the on the river.
Firstenko drops to 9,500,000; Higgins now over 7 million.