Jorge Gomez raised under the gun to 40,000, Michael Tweedlie moved all in from middle position for 120,000, and Gomez called with .
Tweedlie turned over , and needed it to hold to stay alive.
The board came , and the pocket eights held up for Tweedlie to win the pot and double up in chips.
Michael Tweedlie – 280,000 (19 bb)
Jorge Gomez – 665,000 (44 bb)
Meanwhile, Chris Lewis has popped up with a huge chip stack worth 2.4 million, which appears to top the leaderboard at the moment.
Chris Lewis – 2,400,000 (160 bb)
With about 225 players remaining from a field of 6,134, the average chip stack is about 545,000 (36 big blinds). The field is in the money, and the remaining players are guaranteed at least $1,215 each.