Event 4 Flight C: Money Bubble Begins

Escalator VII Series Event 4
$600 No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$400,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 16:  3,000/5,000 with a 5,000 ante
Flight C Players Remaining:  24 of 177

A short-stacked player raised all in for 21,000 from early position, Mike Chiappetta called in middle position, Charles Benoit three-bet to 60,000 from the big blind and Chiappetta folded.

Benoit showed 9d9c, leading his opponent’s 9h8c.

The board ran out 6cQdQc7hAh, safe for Benoit to score the elimination.

Charles Benoit  –  500,000  (100 bb)
Mike Chiappetta  –  170,000  (34 bb)

Play is now hand-for-hand on the money bubble.