Event 6: Wasim Assaf – 5th Place ($7,490)

$1,100 Eight-Max No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24:  15,000/30,000 with a 30,000 ante
Players Remaining:  4 of 160

Wasim Assaf

Wasim Assaf raised to 70,000 from under the gun, Nick Palma three-bet all from the small blind for about 500,000 and Assaf called all in for about 310,000.

Assaf:  4d4s
Palma:  QhQs

The board ran out 7d9c3s7sAd, no help to Assaf, ending his tournament in fifth place.

Nick Palma  –  860,000  (29 bb)
Wasim Assaf  –  Eliminated in 5th Place  ($7,490)

With four players remaining, the average chip stack is about 800,000 (27 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $9,700 each.