The action has been light for the past half hour, even as the final 10 players battle it out at two five-handed tables. The final nine players will combine to a final table, and then continue playing until there are six players remaining for tomorrow’s WPT Final Table.
Roman Korenev limped from UTG/hijack for 60,000, Fabian Gumz raised from the cutoff to 280,000, and David Novosel called from the small blind. Korenev folded.
The flop came , Novosel checked, Gumz bet 135,000, and Novosel called.
The turn card was the , and both players checked.
The river card was the , Novosel bet 225,000, and Gumz quickly folded. Novosel took the pot.
David Novosel – 3,480,000 (58 bb)
Fabian Gumz – 6,900,000 (115 bb)
With 10 players remaining, the average chip stack is about 3,950,000 (66 big blinds), and the remaining players are all guaranteed at least $53,005 each.