Event 1: Jose Vargas Mone Doubles Thru Alexander Perez

$400 Deep Stack No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 32:  100,000/200,000 with a 200,000 ante
Players Remaining:  10 of 3,687

Jose Vargas Mone
Jose Vargas Mone

Jose Vargas Mone moved all in from the small blind for 1,925,000, and Alexander Perez called from the big blind with Ah8h.

Vargas Mone turned over 10c9c, and needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came 5h2s2d8d9h — Perez paired his eight on the river, but Vargas Mone paired his nine on the river to win the pot and double up in chips.

Jose Vargas Mone  –  4,050,000  (20 bb)
Alexander Perez  –  3,900,000  (20 bb)

With 10 players remaining, the average chip stack is about 7,375,000 (37 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $15,230 each.