Scott Baumstein raised from the cutoff to 20,000, Josh Reichard reraised from the button to 68,000, and Baumstein thought for a bit before four-betting all in.
Reichard quickly called all in for 429,000 with , and he needed to improve to stay alive against Baumstein’s .
The board came , and Reichard paired his king on the turn to win the pot and double up in chips.
Josh Reichard – 883,000 (88 bb)
Scott Baumstein – 350,000 (35 bb)
With nine players remaining from a field of 177, the average chip stack is about 393,000 (39 big blinds). The remaining players are all guaranteed at least $4,590 each.