Joshua Reifer was all in from the big blind for 1,135,000 with , and needed to improve to stay alive against the of Christopher Bissinger in the cutoff.
The board came , and Reifer paired his ace on the flop to win the pot and double up in chips.
Joshua Reifer – 2,675,000 (33 bb)
Christopher Bissinger – 2,800,000 (35 bb)
With 40 players remaining from a field of 6,134, the average chip stack is about 3,065,000 (38 big blinds). The field is in the money, and the remaining players are guaranteed at least $4,960 each.
The field will be playing until about 2:00 am tonight, and then return to finish the tournament tomorrow (Monday) at 3:00 pm EST.