Samuel Brouillard raised all-in from utg and the player to his left, Hugo Fontaine, didn’t hesitate before shoving as well. Everyone else folded and the situation looked good for Hugo: against Samuel’s .
The flop was safe enough as well: . The on the turn had Hugo’s full attention… but the on the river was a heartbreaker for Hugo, who was visibly disappointed. Samuel yelled enthusiastically at his luck – but seconds later came to shake Hugo’s hand in recognition of the bad beat. When stacks were counted down, Hugo was covered and out in 7th place.
7th place: Hugo Fontaine, $480