$250 Big Stack No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
Level 19: Blinds 4,000/8,000/1,000 ante
The madness unleashed by the Bruce MacGregor elimination continued just a few hands later when two players were at risk.
Mark Fowler had Avi Hakmon and Mike Green covered in chips but behind with cards. Green was ahead for the side pot with , Hakmon was ahead for the main pot with , and Fowler needed help for the double KO with .
The board ran out to award the pots how they were favored and Fowler dropped down to just a few thousand.
Two hands later and Fowler called an open to 25,000 from Frank Simms leaving just a few 1k chips in his stack. He put them in after the flop and Simms said he had to call.
Simms flopped top pair with and Folwer was drawing thin with . He couldn’t catch a set or the gutshot to go out in 9th place for $544.