Event 3: Michael Newman Eliminated in 17th Place by Michael Johnson

Escalator VI Series Event #3
$400 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)
$300,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Prize Pool:  $403,240
Level 28:  50,000/75,000 with a 75,000 ante
Players Remaining:  16 of 1,186

Michael Newman raised from middle position, Michael Johnson three-bet to 400,000 from the button and Newman called.

The flop was 9h4dQd, Newman shoved for about 500,000 and Johnson called with AsAd for a pair of aces, leading Newman’s AhQc for a pair of queens.

The 10c turn and 7d river completed the board, no help to Newman, ending his tournament in 17th place.

Michael Johnson  –  3,400,000  (45 bb)
Michael Newman  –  Eliminated in 17th Place  ($3,275)