Event 5: Alejandro Funes Eliminated in 16th Place by Dennis Altman

Escalator VII Series Event 5
$1,700 No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 26:  25,000/50,000 with a 50,000 ante
Players Remaining:  15 of 559

Alejandro Funes raised all in for 390,000 from the cutoff and Dennis Altman called in the big blind.

Funes:  6s6h
Altman:  AhJh

The flop was JdAsAd, giving Altman aces full of jacks and leaving Funes drawing to running sixes.

The turn was the 6d, giving Funes a chance to make quads.

The river was the 4s, no help to Funes, ending his tournament in 16th place.

Dennis Altman  –  2,150,000  (43 bb)
Alejandro Funes  –  Eliminated in 16th Place  ($8,855)