Now that one of the two short stacks had busted (Sergio Aido in third place), Elio Fox moved all in on the next hand from the button for 138,000.
Byron Kaverman called from the big blind with , and Fox turned over . Fox needed to improve to stay alive.
The board came , and Fox turned a gutshot straight draw, but improved no further. Kaverman won the pot with his ace to eliminate Fox in third place.
Byron Kaverman – 1,330,000 (83 bb)
Elio Fox – Eliminated in 3rd Place ($194,000)
With two players remaining from a field of 25, the average chip stack is about 1,562,000 (98 big blinds), and the remaining players are guaranteed at least $303,125.