$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) $100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts Level 21: 8,000/16,000 with a 15,000 BB ante Players Remaining: 45 of 1,297
Engelbarth Varela Moreno raised to 40,000 from early position and Alejandro Armas called from the cutoff. Michael Pawelek three-bet to 300,000 out of the small blind and Moreno moved all in for about 450,000.
Armas folded and Pawelek quickly called. Moreno was in trouble with his against Pawelek’s .
The board ran out and Pawelek won a massive pot to win the pot to eliminate Moreno in 46th place and become the first player over the million chip mark.
Michael Pawelek – 1,240,000 Engelbarth Varela Moreno – Eliminated
$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) $100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts Level 18: 5,000/10,000 with a 10,000 BB ante Players Remaining: 81 of 1,297
The tournament staff instructed the dealers to ‘finish the hand they were dealing and to hold up’ with the impending hand-for-hand action about to start with 82 players remaining.
During that final hand being dealt, the field lost another player and there was no need for hand-for-hand play. There are now 81 players remaining and all of whom are in the money and guaranteed a payout of at least $389.
$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) $100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts Level 18: 4,000/8,000 with a 8,000 BB ante Players Remaining: 84 of 1,297
Tri Nguyen raised to 18,000 from the cutoff and the player in the big blind moved all in for 77,000. Nguyen called and the cards were tabled.
Nguyen showed and was dominated by the big blind’s .
The flop was , however, and Nguyen moved into the lead after spiking a three-outer on the flop. The turn was the , giving the big blind some chop outs, but the on the river sent the pot to Nguyen and eliminated the big blind.
Nguyen won the pot and is chipping up nicely as they are just a few eliminations away from being in the money.