Event 10: Dermot Blain Doubles Trough Chip Leader Sean Perry

$1,100 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Payouts
Level 19: 4,000/8,000/1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 38 of 633

Dermot Blain

Sean Perry was the first player to crest the million-chip mark, but a recent encounter with Dermot Blain has set him back below the milestone.

Perry opened the pot with a raise, and Blain three-bet shoved for 151,000 in the small blind. Perry called to put him at risk on a coin flip.

Perry: AdQh
Blain: 3s3c

As was the case for Athanasios Polychronopoulos at the adjacent table, the small pair held for Blain. The board ran out Td4h2dJh3h to give him a double-up with a set of threes.

Dermot Blain – 318,000 (40 bb)
Sean Perry – 920,000 (115 bb)

Event 10: Athanasios Polychronopoulos Doubles Through Phong Nguyen

$1,100 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Payouts
Level 19: 4,000/8,000/1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 38 of 633

Athanasios Polychronopoulos

Phong Nguyen opened to 20,000 in early position, and Athanasios Polychronopoulos three-bet shoved for 122,000 in the small blind. Nguyen called to put him at risk, flipping for the knockout.

Nguyen: AcTc
Polychronopoulos: 5s5h

The board ran out clean for the at-risk Polychronopoulos, coming QdJc7d2d7c to double him up.

Athanasios Polychronopoulos – 260,000 (33 bb)
Phong Nguyen – 510,000 (64 bb)

Event 10: Payout Results from 52nd to 61st Place

$1,100 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Payouts
Level 19: 4,000/8,000/1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 51 of 633

Here is a list of the results of our 52nd to 61st place finishers.

52nd:  Kirk Morrison  –  $2,424
53rd:  Raymond Leone Sr  – $2,424
54th:  Robert Chusid  – $2,424
55th:  Michael Duek  –  $2,171
56th:  Brian Powell –  $2,171
57th:  Andy Spears  – $2,171
58th:  Mike Faloney  – $2,171
59th:  Michael Wang  – $2,171
60th:  Zachary Smiley  – $2,171
61st:  Reinaldo Troconis Trutschel – $2,171

Event 10: Phil Rigby Gets There, Doubles Up

$1,100 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Payouts
Level 19: 4,000/8,000/1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 51 of 633

On the turn of an Ad9s3c2d board, Phil Rigby and Nigel Murray got tangled up in significant action, and Rigby ended up all in for 177,000. Murray quickly called to put him at risk.

Rigby: AhKc
Murray: Ac9c

Murray appeared poised to drag another big pot with aces up, but the river brought the disastrous Ks. Rigby stole the pot away on the river, doubling up to collect most of Murray’s chips.

Phil Rigby – 420,000 (53 bb)
Nigel Murray – 90,000 (11 bb)

Event 10: Payout Results from 62nd to 69th Place

$1,100 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Payouts
Level 18: 3,000/6,000/1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 61 of 633

Christian Harder Eliminated in 67th Place

Here is a list of the results of our 62nd to 69th place finishers.

62nd: Glenn Blumberg  –  $2,171
63rd:  Juan Rodraguez  –  $2,171
64th:  Isaac Galazan  –  $1,981
65th:  Lawrence Lipman –  $1,981
66th:  Robert Kuhn  –  $1,981
67th:  Christian Harder  –  $1,981
68th:  Randall Moller  –  $1,981
69th:  Jack Duong  –  $1,981