In the next hand after the elimination of Gytis Lazauninkas, Aram Oganyan moved all in from the hijack for about 2.6 million, and Joe McKeehen called from the big blind for 740,000 with .
Oganyan turned over , and McKeehen needed to improve to stay alive.
The board came , and Oganyan won the pot with a set of eights to eliminate McKeehen in seventh place.
Aram Oganyan – 3,380,000 (113 bb)
Joe McKeehen – Eliminated in 7th Place ($67,600)
We’ve just lost three players in three straight hands.
With six players remaining from a field of 74, the average chip stack is about 1,235,000 (41 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $83,100 each.