Leif Force moved all in from the hijack for 6,350,000, and Ben Boston called from the cutoff with a slightly larger stack and showed .
Force turned over , and he needed to improve to stay alive.
The board came — Force flopped a gutshot straight draw, but improved no further. Boston won the pot with his pocket nines to eliminate Force in ninth place.
Ben Boston – 14,900,000 (30 bb)
Leif Force – Eliminated in 9th Place ($16,440)
With eight players remaining, the average chip stack is about 11,750,000 (24 big blinds), and the next player to bust will earn $27,625.