Marius Gierse raised under the gun, and Jerry Wong moved all in from the cutoff for 4,175,000. Jacob Powers called from the button, and Gierse folded.
Wong turned over , and he needed to improve to stay alive against the of Powers.
The board came , and the pocket queens held up for Powers to win the pot and eliminate Wong in ninth place.
Jacob Powers – 14,200,000 (47 bb)
Jerry Wong – Eliminated in 9th Place ($85,410)
With eight players remaining from a field of 1,692, the average chip stack is around 10,575,000 (35 big blinds), and they are guaranteed at least $108,850 each.