Ilyas Muradi got it all in from middle position for about 110,000 with , and he needed his hand to hold to stay alive against the of Ren Lin in the hijack.
The board came — Lin flopped a gutshot straight draw, turned a pair of aces and rivered two pair to win the pot and eliminate Muradi in 158th place.
Ren Lin – 555,000 (69 bb)
Ilyas Muradi – Eliminated in 158th Place ($6,470)
With 157 players remaining from a field of 1,566, the average chip stack is about 399,000 (50 big blinds). The field is in the money, with the remaining players guaranteed at least $6,470 each.
There will be a 90-minute dinner break at the end of this level (around 6:55 pm), and action will continue tonight until the end of Level 20 (around 12:40 am).