John Juanda Eliminated in 8th Place (€76,100)
On Hand #11 of the final table, action folded around to Samuel Rodriguez in the small blind and he put in a raise to 180,000 with . John Juanda was in the big blind and thought a long while before moving all in for 1.665 million with . Rodriguez thought even longer, but eventually made the call.
The flop was safe for Juanda, while the turn made the no good for Rodriguez. With that said, the latter picked up counterfeit options, meaning a seven on the river would give him eights and sevens with an ace kicker. Much to the shock of the crowd, the spiked to put an end to Juanda's tournament in eighth place.