Justin Zaki got most of his stack in the pot preflop from the hijack against Shannon Shorr in the cutoff.
The flop came , Zaki checked, Shorr moved all in, and Zaki called all in for a single chip — 5,000 — with for ace high.
Shorr turned over for a set of jacks to clinch the pot right there on the flop.
“I can’t believe this. I’m drawing dead,” said Zaki.
The turn card was the , the river card was the , and Shorr won the pot with his set of jacks to eliminate Zaki in 50th place.
Shannon Shorr – 2,070,000 (104 bb)
Justin Zaki – Eliminated in 50th Place ($17,385)
With 49 players remaining from a field of 1,070, the average chip stack is around 875,000 (44 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $17,385 each.
Action is scheduled to continue tonight until the end of Level 20, around 12:45 am.