Championship: Nicholas Verderamo Eliminated in 142nd Place by Michael Newman

$3,500 WPT Poker Showdown Championship
Prize Pool:  $5,980,800  | Structure | Payouts
Level 19:  10,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Players Remaining:  142 of 1,869

Michael Newman

Michael Newman held pocket aces and Nicholas Verderamo was all in with pocket queens in the hole preflop.

The final board read 10s10c4d8h9h, and Verderamo busted in 143rd place for a payday worth $8,200. Newman stacked up 1,685,000 after collecting the pot.

Michael Newman – 1,685,000 (112 bb)
Nicholas Verderamo – Eliminated in 143rd Place ($8,200)