Championship: Marc Duquette Knocks Out a Player

$5,300 SHRPO Championship
$3,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 13:  2,000/4,000 with a 4,000 ante
Players Remaining:  195 of 1,070

Marc Duquette
Marc Duquette

The player on the button raised, Marc Duquette reraised from the big blind to 35,000, and the button moved all in for 111,000. Duquette called with 7s7d.

The player on the button turned over AdQc, and needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came Ks4s4h3c6d, and the pocket sevens held up for Duquette to win the pot and eliminate his opponent from the tournament.

Marc Duquette  –  320,000  (80 bb)

With about 195 players remaining from a field of 1,070, the average chip stack is around 219,000 (55 big blinds). The final 134 players will finish in the money, with a min-cash worth $7,530.

There will be a 90-minute dinner break after Level 16, around 6:30 pm. Action is scheduled to continue tonight until the end of Level 20, around 12:30 am.