On a flop of , Phil Wasserman got his last 70,000 into the middle out of the small blind against Mehmet Akbas from under the gun.
Wasserman showed , giving him top pair and a combo draw, but needed to hit either a flush or a straight against Akbas’ .
The turn is the , giving Akbas a full house and leaving Wasserman drawing dead to the river.
Wasserman earned $1,702 for his fifth place finish and Akbas holds more than half of the chips in play with four players remaining.
Mehmet Akbas – 505,000
Phil Wasserman – Eliminated