In the first hand of the final table, Philipe Pizzari Pinto min-raised UTG+1 to 250,000, Kitty Kuo moved all in from middle position for 1,550,000, and Pinto called with .
Kuo turned over , and needed it to hold to stay alive.
The board came , and the pocket queens held up for Kuo to win the pot and double up in chips.
Kitty Kuo – 3,425,000 (27 bb)
Philipe Pizzari Pinto – 1,000,000 (8 bb)
With nine players remaining from a field of 1,070, the average chip stack is around 4,750,000 (38 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $87,960 each.