Championship: Ariel Mantel Eliminated in 109th Place by Ben Grise

$3,500 LHPO Championship
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 20:  10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Players Remaining:  108 of 1,692

Ben Grise
Ben Grise

Ben Griese limped UTG+1 for 20,000, Ariel Mantel moved all in from the hijack for about 475,000, and Grise called with AsKc.

Mantel turned over AhJc, and he needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came 9c7c5s6d6c, and Grise won the pot with his king kicker to eliminate Mantel in 109th place.

Ben Grise  –  1,775,000  (89 bb)
Ariel Mantel  –  Eliminated in 109th Place  ($7,700)

With about 110 players remaining from a field of 1,692, the average chip stack is around 770,000 (39 big blinds). The field is in the money, with the remaining players guaranteed at least $7,700 each.

Action is scheduled to continue tonight until the end of this level (about 12:25 am).