Event 9: Tony Utnage – 6th Place ($19,700)

$600 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)
$250,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 27:  30,000/60,000 with a 60,000 ante
Players Remaining:  5 of 826

Tony Utnage
Tony Utnage

Michael Tureniec raised from the hijack to 125,000, Jennifer Miller reraised from the small blind to 475,000, and Tureniec thought for a while before he called.

The flop came Qs7d2h, Miller bet 350,000, and Tureniec called.

The turn card paired the board with the 7c, Miller checked, Tureniec bet 500,000, and Miller thought for a while before he folded. Tureniec took the pot.

Michael Tureniec  –  4,650,000  (78 bb)
Jennifer Miller  –  3,215,000  (54 bb)

Tony Utnage moved all in from the small blind for a little more than 900,000, and Michael Tureniec called from the big blind with KcQc.

Utnage turned over Ah7h, and needed his hand to hold to stay alive.

The board came AdKhJc10h8s — Utnage paired his ace on the flop, but Tureniec turned an ace-high straight to win the pot and eliminate Utnage in sixth place.

Michael Tureniec  –  5,750,000  (96 bb)
Tony Utnage  –  Eliminated in 6th Place  ($19,700)

With five players remaining, the average chip stack is about 3,300,000 (55 big blinds), and the next player who busts will receive $24,078.