Event 1: John Martinache Eliminated in 23rd Place by Adam Pritchett

$600 Deep Stack No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 30:  75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining:  22 of 4,535

John Martinache
John Martinache

Raminder Singh raised under the gun to 300,000, Adam Pritchett moved all in from UTG+1 for about 2,300,000, and John Martinache called all in from the small blind for about 725,000. Singh folded.

Martinache turned over Ac2c, but he needed to improve to stay alive against Pritchett’s AhQh.

The board came AdQd2s8d6h, and both players flopped two pair, but Pritchett won the pot with his aces and queens to eliminate Martinache in 23rd place.

Adam Pritchett  –  3,750,000  (30 bb)
John Martinache  –  Eliminated in 23rd Place  ($8,670)

Recent Eliminations:

24th:  Jimmy Corrales  –  $8,670
25th:  David Maslowski  –  $7,775

With 22 players remaining from a field of 4,535, the average chip stack is around 4,125,000 (33 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $8,670 each.