David "Doc" Sands raised to 18,000 and action moved to Jason Mercier in the small blind. He reraised all in for 205,000. Sands tanked for a bit and then made the call holding the . Mercier had him bested with the , but he didn't stay in front for long.
After the flop fell, Mercier fell behind to Doc's pair of queens. The turn and river sealed the deal to send Mercier out the door in 14th place.
"Good luck, guys," Mercier said as he exited to the rail after the hand.