Konarske Continues Climbing
Level 8 : 500-1,000, 1,000 ante
Josh Williamson's seat was just seen vacated and Eddy Konarske confirmed with PokerNews that he did the deed.
According to Konarske, action folded to Williamson in the small blind and he raised. Konarske defended and called another continuation-bet on . The turn came and Williamson bet another 6,000. Konarske raised to 16,000 and Williamson three-bet jammed for his remaining stack, which Konarske called.
Williamson's open-ended straight draw was up against Konarske's flopped trips and he was unable to complete it on the river , spelling the end of his tournament. Meanwhile, Konarske now has close to 200,000, making him the largest stack in the room among the 22 players currently in the tournament.