Event 7: John Nguyen – 4th Place ($18,335)

$200 Big Stack No Limit Hold’em
$150,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 35:  200,000/400,000 with a 400,000 ante
Players Remaining:  3 of 2,056

John Nguyen
John Nguyen – 4th Place

Lucas Tae raised to 800,000 from UTG/cutoff, John Nguyen three-bet all in for 2,600,000 from the big blind and Tae thought for a bit before he called.

Tae: Ks3s
Nguyen: Ad2d

The board came down 5s3h7d9hQh, giving Tae a pair of threes to eliminate Nguyen in fourth place.

Lucas Tae – 13,000,000 (33 bb)
John Nguyen – Eliminated in 4th Place ($18,335)

Event 7: Approximate Chip Counts

$200 Big Stack No Limit Hold’em
$150,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 34:  150,000/300,000 with a 300,000 ante
Players Remaining:  4 of 2,056

T.K. Miles  –  10,300,000 (34 bb)
Lucas Tae  –  8,850,000 (30 bb)
Alex Morgovsky  –  6,200,000 (21 bb)
John Nguyen  –  5,500,000 (18 bb)

1st: $51,560 + SHRPO Trophy
2nd: $37,055
3rd: $24,645
4th: $18,335

With four players remaining, the average chip stack is about 7,700,000 (26 big blinds).

Event 7: David Shmuel – 5th Place ($13,910)

$200 Big Stack No Limit Hold’em
$150,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 33:  125,000/250,000 with a 250,000 ante
Players Remaining:  4 of 2,056

David Shmuel
David Shmuel

John Nguyen raised to 500,000 from the cutoff, David Shmuel three-bet all in from the small blind for about 2,300,000 and Nguyen called.

Nguyen: QsJs
Shmuel: Qd10d

The board ran out 3dJh9d2sQh, not enough help to Shmuel after a good flop, ending his run in fifth place.

John Nguyen – 9,600,000 (38 bb)
David Shmuel – Eliminated in 5th Place ($13,910)

Event 7: Lucas Tae Doubles Thru T.K. Miles

$200 Big Stack No Limit Hold’em
$150,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 32:  100,000/200,000 with a 200,000 ante
Players Remaining:  5 of 2,056

Lucas Tae
Lucas Tae

Lucas Tae moved all in from the button for 2,725,000, and T.K. Miles called from the big blind with KcQh.

Tae turned over Ad9s, and needed his hand to hold to stay alive.

The board came 8d5s4cAc8s, and Tae won the pot with two pair, aces and eights, to double up in chips.

Lucas Tae  –  5,750,000  (29 bb)
T.K. Miles  –  5,800,000  (29 bb)

With five players remaining, the average chip stack is about 6,175,000 (31 big blinds), and the remaining players are all guaranteed at least $13,910 each.

Event 7: John Nguyen Doubles Thru T.K. Miles

$200 Big Stack No Limit Hold’em
$150,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 32:  100,000/200,000 with a 200,000 ante
Players Remaining:  5 of 2,056

John Nguyen
John Nguyen

T.K. Miles raised from the button to 400,000, John Nguyen moved all in from the big blind for 2,675,000, and Miles called with Ks10c.

Nguyen turned over JhJd, and needed his hand to hold to stay alive.

The board came Qc6h5c7d6d, and the pocket jacks held up for Nguyen to win the pot and double up in chips.

John Nguyen  –  5,650,000  (28 bb)
T.K. Miles  –  8,800,000  (44 bb)

With five players remaining, the average chip stack is about 6,175,000 (31 big blinds), and the remaining players are all guaranteed at least $13,910 each.