Justin Zaki raised all in for 35,000 from under the gun, Mike Chiappetta reraised to 75,000 in the small blind, and Aaron Mermelstein called in the big blind.
The flop was , Chiappetta bet 65,000, and Mermelstein folded.
Chiappetta showed , while Zaki tabled .
The turn and river completed the board, safe for Zaki to win the pot.
Justi Zaki – 130,000 (5 bb)
Aaron Mermelstein – 1,210,000 (48 bb)
Mike Chiappetta – 495,000 (20 bb)
With 14 players remaining from a field of 86, the average chip stack is about 615,000 (25 big blinds). The final 12 players will finish in the money, with a min-cash worth $57,350.
Action is scheduled to continue tonight until there are nine players remaining for tomorrow’s final table, which begins at 1:00 pm as part of the SHRPO Big 4.