A raised pot between Tom Middleton and Kosta Mamaliadis saw a flop hit the felt. Middleton then continued with a bet of 50,000 which was promptly made to 1750,000 by Mamaliadis.
Middleton made the call and the hit the turn. Middleton checked this time, at which point Mamaliadis jammed for 490,000. Middleton thought for a couple of minutes before readying the call and sliding out enough stacks to cover the bet.
Middleton tabled his , a terrific call as Mamaliadis turned over his . The on the river changed nothing and Mamaliadis is sent home in 5th place. Mamaliadis adds $23,100 AUD to the $478,174 USD he received for finishing in 13th place in last year's WSOP Main Event.