With 32 minutes remaining in the level, the cards are back in the air.
|Shawn Van Asdale||284,000||-116,000|
Here is the final nine:
|3||Shawn Van Asdale||284,000|
Prabhakar Thonduru Eliminated in 11th Place, ($10,660), Narunat Pansuntorn Eliminated in 10th Place ($10,660)
And just like that, we have an official final table.
Prabhakar Thonduru open-shoved his last 235,000 from under the gun, and Narunat Pansuntorn called on the button. Jesse Rockowitz iso-shoved from the big blind, having Pansuntorn well covered, and Pansuntorn called.
The flop gave Rockowitz a decisive lead, and the turn and river came , , eliminating both Pansuntorn and Thonduru from the tournament.
The players are now moving to the official final table. We will have full counts for you shortly.
Will Chao open-shoved his last 250,000 or so from late position holding , and Cary Marshall looked him up with . Chao flopped a flush draw, but bricked on the turn and river, eliminating him from the tournament.
John Song was all in and at risk for around 200,000 on a flop of . He held , and Cary Marshall, who had him at risk, held . The turn and rive bricked , respectively, and Song doubled.
Derrick Yamada opened in early position, Sam McGrath three-bet jammed for about 330,000 from the blinds, and Yamada tank-called. McGrath's crushed Yamada's , but Yamada flopped a five and held.
McGrath is out, while Yamada is now our chip leader.
Ping Liu opened to 42,000 in early position, and Clint Baskin three-bet all in for 270,000 on the button. Liu called, and we were off to the races.
The flop was bare, and Baskin started to get up from his seat, but the spiked on the turn. The river was the , and Baskin secured the double up.
On the other table, Cary Marshall opened to 50,000 from middle position, Prabhakar Thonduru called, leaving only 100,000 behind, in the cutoff, and the rest of the players folded. The flop fell , and Marshall led out for 60,000. Thonduru moved all in, and Marshall quickly called.
Thonduru held as the turn and river came , respectively, and doubled.
The cards are in the air here on Day 3. The race to the gold ring is on!
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