Anthony Hu was all in preflop with , and needed his hand to hold to stay alive against Gal Yifrach’s .
The board came , and the pocket aces held up for Hu to win the pot and double up in chips.
Anthony Hu – 585,000 (39 bb)
Gal Yifrach – 900,000 (60 bb)
With 11 players remaining, the average chip stack is about 925,000 (62 big blinds). They are in the money, guaranteed at least $65,505 each.
Action is scheduled to continue tonight until there are nine players remaining for tomorrow’s final table.