2018 Escalator Series (Week 3) $350 Buy-In, $300,000 Guaranteed Level 30: 50,000/100,000 with a 15,000 ante Players Remaining: 5 of 1,435 | Structure | Payouts
Moments after sending Jordan Wunder home in sixth place, Butch Mitchell joined his opponent on the rail. It was a brutal beat that came following an flop. Mitchell was heads-up versus David Poces and the duo got all of Mitchell’s money in the middle.
Mitchell: for Broadway, the nuts Poces: for a set
Turn and river:
Poces hit a one-outer on the river for quads and Mitchell was eliminated in sixth place. Poces took the chip lead.
David Poces – 6,750,000 (67 bb) Butch Mitchell – Eliminated in 6th place ($19,171)
2018 Escalator Series (Week 3) $350 Buy-In, $300,000 Guaranteed Level 28: 30,000/60,000 with a 10,000 ante Players Remaining: 9 of 1,435 | Structure | Payouts
Michael Johnson was the first casualty at the final table busting in 10th place for $5,531. Inclusive in that figure (and inclusive of all final table payout amounts) is a $560 seat in next week’s $400,000 guaranteed Escalator headliner.
Michael Johnson — Eliminated in 10th place ($5,531)