Event 6: Brandon Navarrete Doubles Thru Nick Yunis

$1,100 Eight-Max No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22:  10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Players Remaining:  8 of 160

Brandon Navarrete
Brandon Navarrete

Brandon Navarrete got it all in from the button for 120,000 with KcJd, and he needed his hand to hold to stay alive against the Qc10c of Nick Yunis in the big blind.

The board came Jc9s9h2c6d, and Navarette won the pot with two pair, jacks and nines, to double up in chips.

Brandon Navarrete  –  270,000  (14 bb)
Nick Yunis  –  60,000  (3 bb)

With eight players remaining, the average chip stack is about 400,000 (20 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $4,845 each.