Ugis Steinman min-raised under the gun to 150,000, Chris Brewer reraised from the big blind to 600,000, and Steinman called.
The flop came , Brewer bet 425,000, and Steinman called.
The turn card was the , Brewer checked, Steinman started counting out chips for a bet, and Brewer snap-folded. Steinman took the pot.
Ugis Steinman – 4,900,000 (65 bb)
Chris Brewer – 6,050,000 (81 bb)
The next hand, after a flop of , Steinman checked from the big blind, and Liberto checked from the button behind him.
The turn card was the , Steinman bet 200,000, Liberto raised to 575,000, and Steinman called fairly quickly.
The river card was the , Steinman checked, Liberto bet 1,950,000, and Steinman snap-called with for a queen-high diamond flush.
But Liberto turned over to win the pot with an ace-high flush.
Justin Liberto – 8,000,000 (107 bb)
Ugis Steinman – 2,200,000 (29 bb)
With 11 players remaining from a field of 1,110, the average chip stack is around 4,025,000 (54 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $69,900 each.
Action will continue today until there are seven players remaining for tomorrow afternoon’s live-streamed final table, scheduled to begin at 1:00 pm.