Richard Leger was all in from the big blind for 3,950,000 with , and he needed to improve to stay alive against the of Leif Force, who was under the gun.
The board came , and Leger spikes a queen on the river to win the pot and double up in chips.
Richard Leger – 8,500,000 (21 bb)
Leif Force – 3,200,000 (8 bb)
Force build his way back up to 8.6 million (there was possibly a double-up in there), and then Stuart Hankin got it all in from the small blind for 3,400,000 with against the of Force on the button.
The board came , and Hankin won the pot with his queen kicker to double up in chips.
Stuart Hankin – 7,400,000 (19 bb)
Leif Force – 5,200,000 (13 bb)
A few minutes later, Gilles Dalco got it all in from the button for 1,175,000 with against Force’s under the gun.
The board came , and Force flopped a set of eights to win the pot and eliminate Dalco in 10th place.
Leif Force – 7,350,000 (18 bb)
Gilles Dalco – Eliminated in 10th Place ($16,440)
The final nine players are now redrawing for random seats at the final table. Stay tuned for chip counts and an updated seat map.