Event 1: Yoann Gimenez Eliminated in 11th Place by Andrew Pecina

$400 Deep Stack No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 37:  300,000/600,000 with a 600,000 ante
Players Remaining:  10 of 7,703

Yoann Gimenez raised from the cutoff to about 5,000,000, leaving himself only about 500K behind. Andrew Pecina moved all in from the small blind, and Gimenez thought for a while before he called all in for about 5,500,000 with AcQc.

Pecina turned over KhKc, and Gimenez needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came 8h8d8c3d7d, and the pocket kings held up for Pecina to win the pot and eliminate Gimenez in 11th place.

Andrew Pecina  –  26,175,000  (44 bb)
Yoann Gimenez  –  Eliminated in 11th Place  ($19,065)

With 10 players remaining from a field of 7,703, the average chip stack is about 15,400,000 (26 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $25,420 each.