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October Anniversary Special: Joe Johnson Eliminared in 17th Place ($3,492)

$1,100 October Anniversary Special
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Prize Pool: $251,230
Level 18: 4,000/8,000 with an 8,000 ante
Players Remaining: 14 of 259

David Long raised to 16,000 from under the gun, Joe Johnson three-bet all in from the big blind for 95,000 and Long called with AsKs, leading Johnson’s Ad10d.

The board fell Jd4c3s2d9h, as Johnson turned a flush draw but improved no further, ending his run in 17th place.

David Long – 275,000
Joe Johnson – Eliminated in 17th Place ($3,492)

Also recently eliminated were Stuart Brown in 16th place and Sam Panzica in 15th place, each earning $3,492.

October Anniversary Special: Arthur Lucas Eliminated in 18th Place ($2,864)

$1,100 October Anniversary Special
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Prize Pool: $251,230
Level 17: 3,000/6,000 with a 6,000 ante
Players Remaining: 17 of 259

Arthur Lucas raised to 15,000 from the button, David Long three-bet all in from the small blind for 40,000 and Lucas called.

Lucas: 2h2d
Long: Ac10d

The board came Ah7cKc4dJd, giving Long a pair of aces to double up.

Two hands later, Lucas shoved for 73,000 from the hijack and Long isolated the action with a shove from the cutoff.

Lucas: Qd10d
Long: AcQs

The board ran out 2d8c2c2h7h, no help to Lucas, ending his run in 18th place.

David Long – 165,000
Arthur Lucas – Eliminated in 18th Place ($2,864)

October Anniversary Special: Paul Aniculesei Eliminated in 19th Place ($2,864)

$1,100 October Anniversary Special
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Prize Pool: $251,230
Level 17: 3,000/6,000 with a 6,000 ante
Players Remaining: 18 of 259

Theo Lawson raised to 16,000 from the hijack, Paul Aniculesei three-bet all in for 40,000 from the button and Lawson called with Kd10d, flipping with Aniculesei’s 8h8c.

The board came down 7d9cQcJd7h, giving Lawson a king-high straight to eliminate Aniculesei in 19th place.

Theo Lawson – 325,000
Paul Aniculesei – Eliminated in 19th Place ($2,864)

October Anniversary Special: Yamac Akgun Eliminated in 20th Place ($2,864)

$1,100 October Anniversary Special
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Prize Pool: $251,230
Level 17: 3,000/6,000 with a 6,000 ante
Players Remaining: 19 of 259

Theo Lawson opened to 12,000 from under the gun, Yang Yeng three-bet all in for 75,000 from the hijack, Yamac Akgun called all in for 25,000 from the big blind and Lawson folded.

Yeng: AhKc
Akgun: 10c8s

The board ran out Kh5h6s7hAc, giving Yeng top two pair to eliminate Akgun in 20th place.

Yang Yeng – 121,000
Yamac Akgun – Eliminated in 20th Place ($2,864)

October Anniversary Special: Andriy Kovalchuk Eliminated in 21st Place ($2,864)

$1,100 October Anniversary Special
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Prize Pool: $251,230
Level 16: 3,000/5,000 with a 5,000 ante
Players Remaining: 20 of 259

In a battle of the blinds, Andriy Kovalchuk was all in for about 60,000 from the big blind with AcJc against Yamac Akgun in the small blind holding KhQh.

The board ran out 3h10s9s7sKs, giving Akgun a pair of kings on the river to eliminate Kovalchuk.

Yamac Akgun – 180,000
Andriy Kovalchuk – Eliminated in 21st Place ($2,864)