Scott Margereson raised from the cutoff to 110,000, Chance Kornuth moved all in from the big blind for 215,000, and Margereson called with .
Kornuth turned over , and needed to improve to stay alive.
The board came , and Kornuth flopped an open-ended straight draw, but improved no further. Margereson won the pot with his pocket fours to eliminate Kornuth in eighth place.
Scott Margereson – 2,010,000 (40 bb)
Chance Kornuth – Eliminated in 8th Place ($65,085)
With seven players remaining, the average chip stack is about 1,215,000 (24 big blinds), and the next player to be eliminated will earn $75,580.