John Desoto was the short stack coming back and found a quick double. He flopped trip nines with against Hector Pacheco’s on a for a double.
Two hands later, he was all in again against Pacheco trying for another double.
“I’m going to make a flush,” Desoto joked with Pacheco.
But it wasn’t meant to be. The dealer spread the board and Pacheco’s pair of kings sent Desoto out in fourth place.
Hector Pacheco – 21,500,000 (215 bb)
John Desoto – Eliminated in 4th Place ($20,965)