Event 9: Brian Hastings Doubles Thru Saber Hamrouni

$570 Six-Max NLH (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | StructurePayouts
Level 24: 15,000/30,000 with a 30,000 ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 338

Brian Hastings moved all in from the button for 400,000, and Saber Hamrouni moved all in over the top for 1.6 million with AdJs.

Hastings turned over 10s8s, and he needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came 8c5c5hKd8d, and Hastings paired his eight on the flop and rivered a full house to win the pot and double up in chips.

Brian Hastings  –  860,000  (29 bb)
Saber Hamrouni  –  1,200,000  (40 bb)

A few minutes later, Level 24 came to an end, and Level 25 began with increased blinds of 20,000-40,000 and a big-blind ante of 40,000. With four players remaining, the average chip stack is about 1.27 million (32 big blinds).