Brooks Long got it all in from the button for 525,000 with , but he needed to improve to stay alive against the of Salvatore Sollecito in the big blind.
The board came — Long pairs his eight on the river, but the same card gives Sollecito a diamond flush to win the pot and eliminate Long in eighth place.
Salvatore Sollecitom – 5,600,000 (75 bb)
Brooks Long – Eliminated in 8th Place ($2,995)
With seven players remaining, the average chip stack is about 2,675,000 (36 big blinds), and the next player to bust will receive $4,044.