Min Zhang moved all in from the hijack for 230,000, and Daniel Swartz called from the small blind with .
Zhang turned over , and needed it to hold to stay alive.
“Not exactly a fair fight,” said Swartz. “But I can get there.”
There was a nine in the window as the flop came , and the table chuckled as Zhang flopped quads. Swartz smiled and said it wasn’t a great flop for him.
The turn card was the , the river card was the , and Zhang won the pot with her quad nines to double up in chips.
Min Zhang – 510,000 (20 bb)
Daniel Swartz – 1,310,000 (52 bb)
With seven players remaining from a field of 251, the average chip stack is around 715,000 (29 big blinds), and the remaining players are guaranteed at least $8,150 each.