Aleh Plauski has narrowed the gap between him and Ramzi Jelassi thanks to winning a substantial pot from Mark Herm.
The action passed around to Herm in the small blind and he opened the betting with a raise to 95,000. Plauski called and it was heads-up to the flop. Herm tested the waters with a continuation-bet of 95,000 and Plauski called.
The turn saw the come into play and Herm kept up his story by betting 165,000. Plauski was going nowhere and he called again. The river put a fourth club on the board and it slowed down Herm, who checked. Plauski double checked his cards and checked behind.
Plauski won the hand with his pair of jacks, the Belarus national was ahead in the hand from the word go.