Championship Day 1B: Nick Palma Eliminated by Frank Lagodich

$5,300 SHRPO Championship
$3,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 8:  600/1,200 with a 1,200 ante
Day 1B Entries:  520

Nick Palma
Nick Palma

Nick Palma was all in from the small blind for about 36,000 with AhKc, and he needed to improve to stay alive against the QhQd of Frank Lagodich in the cutoff.

The board came Jc10s9cKd5d, and Lagodich won the pot with a king-high straight to eliminate Palma.

Frank Lagodich  –  300,000  (250 bb)
Nick Palma  –  Eliminated

The Day 1B field is up to 520 entries, which means the total field is up to 1,063, and the prizepool is worth more than $5.15 million, crushing the $3 million guarantee. Registration remains open until the beginning of Level 9, around 9:15 pm, and players are allowed one entry and one re-entry per starting flight.

Action will continue tonight until the end of Level 10, around 11:15 pm.