In the first hand of hand-for-hand play on the Money Bubble, Judith Bielan got it all in from the cutoff for 43,500 with , and she needed it to hold to stay alive against her opponent’s under the gun.
The board came , and Bielan was ahead the entire way as she won the pot with a ten-high diamond flush to double up in chips.
Judith Bielan – 93,500 (37 bb)
With 67 players remaining from a field of 392, the average chip stack is about 117,000 (47 big blinds). The final 66 players will finish in the money, guaranteed at least $785 each.