With a dead small blind from David Sandford’s elimination, Alton Mendleson raised all in for about 2,050,000 from UTG/cutoff. Jaya Anush Malapati reraised all in from the button with his chip-leading stack, and Jeremy Becker called all in from the big blind for 2,450,000.
Here were their cards in descending order of chip counts:
The board ran out , safe for Becker to double through Malapati while eliminating Mendleson in third place.
Jeremy Becker – 7,025,000 (94 bb)
Jaya Anush Malapti – 3,175,000 (42 bb)
Alton Mendleson – Eliminated in 3rd Place ($15,115)
1st: $33,615 + LHPO trophy