During a round of Stud, Charles Odenz started the hand short against Zack Milchman, and we picked up the action on fourth street.
Zack Milchman: (X-X)
Charles Odenz: (X-X)
4th Street: Odenz bet 12,000, and Milchman called.
5th Street: Odenz checked, Milchman bet 24,000, and Odenz either called all in or moved all in for an extra 1K or 2K. They got it all in and turned over their cards.
Zack Milchman: ()
Charles Odenz: ()
Odenz started the hand with split kings, but didn’t improve beyond that. Odenz had the high hand at the moment, but Milchman had an open-ended straightd raw with a club flush draw, and a whole bunch of outs.
Zack Milchman: () ()
Charles Odenz: () ()
Milchman made a queen-high straight on sixth street to the two pair of Odenz, and Odenz needed a king or a four on seventh street to stay alive. But his last card was a seven, and Milchman won the pot with his straight to eliminate Odenz in seventh place.
Zack Milchman – 305,000 (13 BB)
Charles Odenz – Eliminated in 7th Place ($1,830)
With six players remaining, the average chip stack is about 210,000 (9 BB), and the remaining players are all guaranteed at least $2,205 each.