Joe Yselonia moved all in from middle position for 300,000, and the player on the button called with . Yselonia turned over , and needed it to hold to stay alive.
The board came , and the player on the button flopped two pair, but Yselonia rivered an ace-high straight to win the pot and double up in chips.
Joe Yselonia – 675,000 (23 bb)
With about 135 players remaining from a field of 6,253, the average chip stack is around 925,000 (31 big blinds), and the remaining players are guaranteed at least $1,860 each. The next pay jump is $2,100 for 126th place.