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High Roller: Ali Imsirovic Eliminated by Albert Daher

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 16: 10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Player Remaining:  9 of 115

Ali Imsirovic

On a board reading 9s3d2c10c, Albert Daher checked to Ali Imsirovic who bet 200,000. Daher shoved for 630,000 effective and Imsirovic thought about it before calling all in.

Daher turned over KcJs and was behind Imsirovic’s Kd9c pair of nines.

The river brought the Qs and Daher hit his gutshot to eliminate Imsirovic in tenth place.

Albert Daher – 2,100,000 (105 bb)
Ali Imsirovic – Eliminated in 10th Place ($71,015)

High Roller: Chris Johnson Eliminated by Olivier Busquet

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 16: 10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Player Remaining:  11 of 115

Olivier Busquet

Chris Johnson was all in was AsKs and flipping against Olivier Busquet’s JcJs.

The flop came AdQhJd and Busquet flopped a set to take a commanding lead. The turn brought the Ah, giving Johnson some outs.

The river was the 4s, clean for Busquet as his full house held. Busquet had 475,000 to start the hand and Johnson had slightly less.

Olivier Busquet – 1,000,000 (50 bb)
Chris Johnson – Eliminated in 12th Place ($65,330)

High Roller: Sam Soverel Eliminated by TK Miles

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 16: 10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Player Remaining:  12 of 115

TK Miles

Sam Soverel opened to 40,000 and TK Miles raised to 145,000. Soverel shoved for around 650,000 and Miles called.

Soverel tabled As5s and needed to get lucky against Miles’s JhJc.

The flop came 8s6h2h and Miles’s pocket jacks still led. The Ac hit the turn and the tables turned. Miles began pushing his chips away until the Jd spiked the river and Miles pulled them back.

TK Miles – 1,355,000 (68 bb)
Sam Soverel – Eliminated in 13th Place ($62,490)

High Roller: Mark Eddleman Eliminated by Shaun Deeb

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 16: 10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Player Remaining:  13 of 115

Shaun Deeb

Shaun Deeb opened to 40,000 from the button. John Ray called from the small blind and Mark Eddleman raised to 170,000 from the big blind.

Deeb made it 410,000 Ray got out of the way and Eddleman shoved for 1,100,000. Deeb called with AhKd and needed to get lucky against Eddleman’s KcKs.

The flop came QhJh10h and Deeb did indeed get lucky as he flopped broadway with royal flush outs.

The turn was the Qd giving Eddleman some hope. The river 3h sealed the deal as Deeb wound up with the a flush to eliminate Eddleman in 14th place and take the lead.

Shaun Deeb – 2,700,000 (135 bb)
Mark Eddleman – Eliminated in 14th Place ($59,650)

High Roller: Richard Lee Eliminated by Ali Imsirovic

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 15: 10,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Player Remaining:  14 of 115

Richard Lee

Richard Lee was all in for around 280,000 from the button with AsJd and needed to improve against Ali Imsirovic’s KdKh.

The board came Qs9d2h8d4h and Imsirovic’s pocket kings held to score the knockout.

Ali Imsirovic – 800,000 (53 bb)
Richard Lee – Eliminated in 15th Place ($56,810)

High Roller: Daniel Strelitz Eliminated by Albert Daher

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 15: 10,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Player Remaining:  15 of 115

Daniel Strelitz

Albert Daher shoved from the small blind, Daniel Strelitz looked down at his hand in the big blind and said “F*ck me” before he called all in for 325,000.

Daher tabled Ah5h and was in good shape against Strelitz’s Ac4c.

The board ran out Jh7d9s5cKh and Daher made a pair of fives to eliminate Strelitz in 16th place.

Albert Daher – 1,200,000 (80 bb)
Daniel Strelitz – Eliminated in 16th Place ($53,970)

High Roller: Alan Schein Eliminated by Ali Imsirovic

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 14: 5,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Player Remaining:  16 of 115

In a battle of the blinds Alan Schein was all in for 140,000 and called by Ali Imsirovic.

As they were waiting for the other hands to finish Schein said “I’m not in good shape”  to which Imsirovic responded “I have nothing”.

They tabled their hands and one of them was right. Schein held As4d and Imsirovic had 7s3s.

The flop came Js5h4h giving Schein a pair and Imsirovic a straight draw.

The turn brought the 7d and Imsirovic took the lead. The 6d on the river completed Imsirovic’s straight and bursting the money bubble.

The remaining 16 players are guaranteed a payday of at least $53,970.

Ali Imsirovic – 1,075,000 (72 bb)
Alan Schein – Eliminated 

High Roller: Anthony Zinno Eliminated by Chris Johnson

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 14: 5,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Player Remaining:  17 of 115

Anthony Zinno
Anthony Zinno

Anthony Zinno was all in for around 200,000 with Qc9h against was looking to improve against Chris Johnson’s JcJh.

The board ran out, Ad7d2cKh10s and Johnson’s pocket jacks held to score the elimination.

With that elimination, action is in hand-for-hand play until the money bubble bursts.

Chris Johnson – 550,000 (37 bb)
Anthony Zinno – Eliminated

High Roller: Ben Yu Eliminated by Ali Imsirovic

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 14: 5,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Player Remaining:  20 of 115

Ali Imsirovic

Ben Yu open shoved 305,000, Andy Andrejevic called, and Ali Imsirovic reshoved. Andrejevic got out of the way and it was heads up.

Yu tabled Ace Queen, and needed some help against Imsirovic’s pocket Kings.

The board came jack high, no help to Yu, and Imsirovic took the big pot to gain the chip lead.

Ali Imsirovic – 1,680,000 (112 bb)
Ben Yu – Eliminated

High Roller: Daniel Strelitz Doubles through Sam Soverel

$25,500 SHRPO Big 4 High Roller (Re-Entry)
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 14: 5,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Player Remaining:  22 of 115

Daniel Strelitz

Daniel Strelitz was all in for 300,000 with JdJc and in great shape against Sam Soverel’s 10c10h.

The board came 7d4c2s3dAc and Strelitz’s pocket jacks held to avoid elimination.

Daniel Strelitz – 650,000 (65 bb)
Sam Soverel – 265,000 (27 bb)