Andjelko Andrejevic raised under the gun to 30,000, Andrew Lichtenberger called from the cutoff, and Steven Veneziano moved all in from the button for 135,000.
Andrejevic folded, and Lichtenberger called with . Veneziano turned over , and needed to improve to stay alive.
The board came , and Veneziano paired his deuce on the turn to win the pot and double up in chips.
Steven Veneziano – 335,000 (22 bb)
Andrew Lichtenberger – 1,160,000 (77 bb)
With 10 players remaining from 39 entries, the average chip stack is about 490,000 (33 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.