Kyle Taddei got it all in from middle position for about 1,250,000 with , and he needed to improve to stay alive against the of Jimmy Russell, who had him covered by about 100K in the big blind.
The board came , and the pocket jacks held up for Russell to win the pot and eliminate Taddei in 70th place.
Jimmy Russell – 2,760,000 (28 bb)
Kyle Taddei – Eliminated in 70th Place ($4,830)
With about 60 players remaining from a field of 7,703, the average chip stack is around 2,570,000 (26 big blinds). The field is in the money, with the remaining players guaranteed at least $5,211 each.