Level 35: Blinds 300,000/600,000/600,000 BB Ante
Total Entries: 2,791
Players Remaining: 11
Average Stack: 25.4 million
James Patterson got all-in for ~7.5 million holding against Kory Shope’s . The board came K 8 2 Q 3 improving Kory to a pair of Queens to take the pot, chipping up to about 32 million.
James finished 12th, earning $10,829.
Meanwhile, on the other table, Chris Short (sb) and Oscar Menjivar (middle) were looking at a flop of and Chris bet 2.5 million. Oscar called to see the land on the turn. Chris took his time, then set aside 175,000, saying “I’m keeping this,” and pushed out all the rest of this stack (12 million).
Oscar gave it up and Chris showed pocket Aces (again!) with the . He said “I was ready to go home if you had made the flush.” He’s back up to about 21 million. Oscar was down to ~18 million.