Brian Altman raised from the button to 1,300,000, which covers both of the blinds. Max Kingstone used the full 30 seconds on the time clock before calling all in for about 700,000 with .
Altman turned over , and Kingstone needed his eights to hold to stay alive.
The board came , and Altman paired his queen on the flop to win the pot and eliminate Kingstone in 22nd place.
Brian Altman – 9,075,000 (121 bb)
Max Kingstone – Eliminated in 22nd Place ($27,400)
With 21 players remaining from a field of 1,541, the average chip stack is around 3,675,000 (49 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $27,400 each.
Action is scheduled to continue today until there are two tables remaining (16 players).