Event 5 Flight B: Brian Powell Wins a Big One

Escalator VII Series Event 5
$1,700 No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 8:  400/800 with an 800 ante
Flight B Entries:  148

The player on the button was all in for about 17,000 with Ad6d, Brian Powell was all in from the small blind for about 76,000 with KhKs and Robert Mantin had both covered from under the gun with QhQd.

The board ran out 3s6c9d9c8h, safe for Powell to double through Mantin while eliminating the third player.

Brian Powell  –  171,000  (214 bb)
Robert Mantin  –  84,000  (105 bb)