Event 2: Richard Hill Eliminated in 17th Place by Amie Martini

$400 Seniors 50+ No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 21:  10,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Players Remaining:  16 of 272

Amie Martini
Amie Martini

After a flop of Qh5h2s, Richard Hill (big blind) and Amie Martini (UTG+1) got it all in with similar stacks of 210,000.

Martini showed AsAh for an overpair, while Hill turned over QcJh.

The turn card was the 10s, the river card was the 8h, and the aces held up for Martini to win the pot.

Their chip stacks were counted down, and both players had exactly 210,000. Martini doubled up as she eliminated Hill from the tournament in 17th place.

Amie Martini  –  550,000  (37 bb)
Richard Hill  –  Eliminated in 17th Place  ($1,240)

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17th:  Richard Hill  –  $1,240
18th:  Anthony Velasquez  –  $1,240

With 16 players remaining from a field of 272, the average chip stack is about 340,000 (23 big blinds). The field is in the money, with the remaining players guaranteed at least $1,240 each.