Level 15: 3,000/6,000 (6,000)
Gaetano Castagnolo opened for 12,000 from early position. Mark Vella three-bet jammed for 111,000 from late position.
Castagnolo asked if his opponent spoke Italian (he did it in Italian). Vella remained silent and Castagnolo eventually called with just a few more chips in his hand.
Mark Vella: 10 10
Gaetano Castagnolo: A Q
The local hero Vella won the flip after his opponent bricked the 3 3 4 5 5 double-paired board and Castagnolo was left with crumbs in his stack.
Mark Vella - 237,000
Gaetano Castagnolo - 8,000