Miles Reinhard got it all in from the small blind for 70,000 with , and needed it to hold to stay alive against the of William Criego in the big blind.
The board came , and the deuces held up for Reinhard to win the pot and double up in chips.
Miles Reinhard – 145,000 (29 bb)
William Criego – 60,000 (12 bb)
With about 345 players remaining from a field of 1,692, the average chip stack is around 245,000 (49 big blinds). The final 212 players will finish in the money, earning at least $5,915 each.
There will be a 90-minute dinner break after Level 16 (around 6:35 pm), and action is scheduled to continue tonight until the end of Level 20 (about 12:30 am).