The field was just informed that they will play four more hands before the end of Day 2 at the SHRPO Championship. Stay tuned for a summary of the day, and official chip counts that will be posted here when they are released later tonight.
With roughly 380,000 in the pot and the board reading , Christian Harder was in the small blind and in the tank for his remaining ~180,000, facing a shove from Sebastien Grax in the big blind.
After a little while, Harder called all with for kings and threes, but Grax tabled for trip threes to eliminates Harder in 53rd place.
Sebastien Grax – 1,400,000 (70 bb)
Christian Harder – Eliminated in 53rd Place ($17,875)
Here is a list of the most recent eliminations, along with their payouts:
55th: Raj Vohra – $16,205
56th: Joey Weissman – $16,205
57th: Yue Wang – $16,205
58th: Deonarine Itwaru – $16,205
59th: Aaron Massey – $16,205
60th: Claudio Piedrabuena – $16,205
61st: Dylan Smith – $16,205
62nd: Howard Mash – $16,205
63rd: Jonathan Jaffe – $16,205
64th: Joseph Petrolino – $15,125
65th: Carlos Rodriguez – $15,125
66th: Ranganath Kanchi – $15,125
67th: Ivan Saul – $15,125
68th: Alain Bauer – $15,125
69th: Scott Zakheim – $15,125
70th: Kevin Blewitt – $15,125
71st: Ryan Roussel – $15,125
72nd: Asher Conniff – $15,125
73rd: Elio Fox – $14,050
74th: Carlos Guerrero – $14,050
75th: Nathan Russler – $14,050
76th: Tyler Rueger – $14,050
77th: Brandon Dominick Caputo – $14,050
78th: A.J. Gambino – $14,050
79th: Ryan Van Sanford – $14,050
80th: Maximino Ramirez Lopez – $14,050
81st: Jonathan Brody – $14,050
Oleksandr Gnatenko opened to 40,000 from middle position, Raj Vohra three-bet all in for 300,000 from the button, and Gnatenko tanked for a bit before he called.
The board came , giving Gnatenko jacks and deuces to eliminate Vohra in 55th place.
Oleksandr Gnatenko – 1,800,000 (90 bb)
Raj Vohra – Eliminated in 55th Place ($16,205)
James Mackey raised to 45,000 from middle position, Stanley Lee three-bet to 125,000 from the button, and Mackey called.
The flop was and Mackey-check-called 80,000 from Lee.
The turn was the and Mackey check-called 260,000 from Lee.
The river was the and both checked.
Mackey showed for sevens and fives, while Lee tabled for jacks and fives to win the pot.
Stanley Lee – 1,670,000 (84 bb)
James Mackey – 785,000 (39 bb)
A player raised UTG+1, Stewart Newman moved all in from the hijack for 95,000, and his opponent called with . But Newman turned over , needing it to hold to stay alive.
The board came , and his opponent paired their jack on the flop, but improved no further. Newman won the pot with his pocket aces to double up in chips.
Stewart Newman – 240,000 (12 bb)
With 58 players remaining from a field of 1,110, the average chip stack is around 765,000 (38 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $0000000 each.
Action will continue tonight until the end of this level (around 12:15 am).
A player in late position was all in preflop with in the hole, and Sergio Giha had him covered holding from the button.
The board was dealt , and the player in late position was eliminated from the tournament. Giha stacked up 335,000 after collecting the pot.
Sergio Giha – 335,000 (16 bb)
Jonathan Jaffe opened to 35,000 in middle position, Andrew Moreno three-bet to 90,000 from the cutoff, Jaffe four-bet to 460,000 (leaving 5,000 behind), Moreno five-bet, and Jaffe looked at the clock to confirm the recent pay jump had passed before calling all in for 5,000.
The board ran out , no help to Jaffe, locking up the pot for Moreno.
Andrew Moreno – 1,995,000 (133 bb)
Jonathan Jaffe – Eliminated in 63rd Place ($16,205)
Alex Foxen raised all in for about 205,000 from the cutoff and Aaron Massey called all in for 105,000 from the big blind.
The board came , safe for Massey to double up.
Aaron Massey – 235,000 (16 bb)
Alex Foxen – 100,000 (7 bb)
Deonarine Itwaru was all in for 325,000 from late position with in the hole, and the hijack had him covered holding .
The board ran out , and Itwaru doubled up to survive with a stack of 690,000 after collecting the pot.
Deonarine Itwaru – 690,000 (46 bb)