Event 4: Rafael Valecillos – 8th Place ($13,025)

Escalator VII Series Event 4
$600 No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$400,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 30:  75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining:  7 of 1,104

Rafael Valecillos

Matthew Lambrecht raised to 250,000 from under the gun, Rafael Valecillos three-bet all in for 750,000 from the hijack, Calais Campbell called in the big blind and Lambrecht called.

They checked to the turn of a 4s7cAd9d board where Campbell bet 400,000. Lambrecht folded.

Campbell:  7h7s
Valecillos:  Jh9h

Campbell had the hand locked up with a set of sevens, rendering the Ts river moot.

Calais Campbell  –  3,500,000  (28 bb)
Matthew Lambrecht  –  2,050,000  (16 bb)
Rafael Valecillos  –  Eliminated in 8th Place  ($13,025)

With seven players remaining from a field of 1,104 entries, the average stack is about 4,725,000  (38 bb). Everyone is guaranteed $16,430.