Event 4: Richard Leger – 5th Place ($25,380)

Escalator VI Series Event #4
$600 No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$400,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Prize Pool:  $592,725
Level 30:  75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining:  4 of 1,129

Richard Leger

Joseph Durso limped on the button, Mike Chiappetta raised to 475,000 from the small blind and Richard Leger reraised all in for 775,000 from the big blind. Durso folded and Chiappetta called with KsQd, facing Leger’s As9c.

The board came down Kd6sJs5sKh, giving Chiappetta trip kings to eliminate Leger in fifth place.

Mike Chiappetta  –  14,100,000  (113 bb)
Richard Leger  –  Eliminated in 5th Place  ($25,380)

With four players remaining from a field of 1,129, the average chip stack is about 7 million (56 big blinds), and the remaining players are all guaranteed at least $33,590 each.