$3 NLHE MTT Deep Stacked Turbo: Final table of hyper: how would you play AQ in response to raise?

$3 NLHE MTT Deep Stacked Turbo: Final table of hyper: how would you play AQ in response to raise?

I may have played this hand too aggressively – especially given that I was second chip lead and not in an immediate need to go all in – but wanted a second opinion.

I feel like my options were either call – or come in over the top (all in).

Player had a very wide range, even while under the gun.

Opted to go all in. Analyzing the hand in retrospect to see if I could have played it better.

Would a better option have been to call?
Or because of the hyper nature of the tournament (big stack had 13 BB) all in push justified?

Appreciate your thoughts!

PokerStars, $2.82 + $0.18 – Hold’em No Limit – 40,000/80,000 (10,000 ante) – 6 players
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UTG: 1,030,607 (13 bb)
MP: 519,163 (6 bb)
CO: 872,222 (11 bb)
BU: 552,595 (7 bb)
SB (Hero): 1,023,252 (13 bb)
BB: 922,161 (12 bb)

Pre-Flop: (180,000) Hero is SB with Q A
UTG raises to 160,000, 3 players fold, Hero 3-bets to 1,013,252 (all-in), 1 fold, UTG calls 853,252

Flop: (2,166,504) 9 Q K (2 players, 1 all-in)

Turn: (2,166,504) 6 (2 players, 1 all-in)

River: (2,166,504) 8 (2 players, 1 all-in)

Total pot: 2,166,504

Showdown:
SB (Hero) shows Q A (a pair of Queens)
(Equity – Pre-Flop: 59%, Flop: 4%, Turn: 0%, River: 0%)

UTG shows T J (a straight, Nine to King)
(Equity – Pre-Flop: 41%, Flop: 96%, Turn: 100%, River: 100%)

UTG wins 2,166,504

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