The player in the hijack raised to 14,000 and Aaron Mermelstein moved all in from the cutoff for 152,000. Jeremy Joseph called on the button and everybody else got out of the way.
Mermelstein showed and was flipping for his tournament life against Joseph’s .
The board ran out and Joseph won the flip to eliminate the two-time WPT Champion. With Mermelstein’s elimination, there are 114 players remaining and hand-for-hand play is going to start momentarily.
With one more elimination, the final 113 players will be in the money.
Jeremy Joseph – 955,000
Aaron Mermelstein – Eliminated