Mike McDonald raised to 18,000, Dylan Linde reraised to 48,000, and McDonald moved all in for 160,000.
Linde called with , and McDonald turned over . McDonald needed his hand to hold to stay alive.
The board came — Linde turned an open-ended straight draw with a diamond flush draw, but missed his outs on the river. McDonald won the pot with his king kicker to double up in chips.
Mike McDonald – 335,000 (42 bb)
Dylan Linde – 175,000 (22 bb)
With 13 players remaining from 39 entries, the average chip stack is about 375,000 (47 big blinds). The final six players will finish in the money, earning at least $113,490 each.
Action is scheduled to continue tonight until there are nine players remaining for tomorrow’s final table.