Nigel Murray got it all in from the small blind with , and he needed his hand to hold to stay alive against the of Eric Siegel in middle position.
The board came , and Murray won the pot with his ace to double up in chips.
Nigel Murray – 4,150,000 (21 bb)
Eric Siegel – 3,300,000 (17 bb)
With 29 players remaining from a field of 7,703, the average chip stack is around 5,300,000 (27 big blinds). The field is in the money, with the remaining players guaranteed at least $6,863 each.