The final three players agree to a deal where each of them will make $3,000 each. They would continue playing for the prize packages, and the winner would receive an extra $250.
Defending champion Randal Fernandez moved all in from the small blind, and Chris Cote called all in from the big blind for about 600,000 with .
Fernandez turned over , and Cote needed to improve to stay alive.
The board came — Cote flopped a gutshot straight draw, but improved no further. Fernandez won the pot with a flopped pair of jacks to eliminate Cote in third place.
Chris Cote – Eliminated in 3rd Place ($3,000 + prize package below)
Cote’s prize package includes an authentic electric guitar, deluxe accommodations for a two-night stay in the new Guitar Tower at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, dinner for two at Council Oak Steaks and Seafood, dinner for two at Kuro, a $200 gift card to Rock Spa, and assorted logo items.
Here are the approximate chip counts for the final two players:
Randal Fernandez – 2,000,000 (13 bb)
Haitham Kaki – 1,700,000 (11 bb)