|Average Chip Stack||30,300,000|
|Blinds||400,000 / 800,000|
Nick Shkolnik raised to 700,000 from the button. Gabriel Andrade defended from the big blind.
The flop came . Action went check-check.
The turn was the . Shkolnik bet 600,000 after a check and Andrade called.
The river came the . Andrade checked again. Shkolnik moved all in and was snap called by Andrade who tabled the crushing the of Shkolnik as Andrade was happy to invite the double up.
Robert Wright moved all in preflop over a raise from Jared Hemingway who called when it folded back to him.
Wright had the vs the of Hemingway.
The flop came . The turn was the and the river was the to give Wright an important double and get him off the bottom of the chip counts.
Kevin Kaylor moved all in from the cutoff for 3,700,000. Joon Park called.
Kaylor was at risk holding the against the .
The flop came . The turn was the and the river came the and Kaylor was gone in eighth place.
Robert Wright moved all in for 3,300,000 from early position. He was called by Joon Park. everyone else got out of the way.
Wright was in in good shape with the vs the of Park.
The flop came , the turn was the and the river came the to give Wright a nice chip boost.
Shawn Rice moved all in for 1,900,000 from early position. Jared Hemingway on his direct left called. It folded around and Rice turned over the while Hemingway had the .
The board would provide no sweat as it ran out and Rice was eliminated as the first final table victim.
After a double up early in the final table with aces Michael Wang had a nice boost in chips.
The flop read . Gabriel Andrade bet 600,000, Wang raised to 1,300,000 which forced Andrade out of the pot to continue Wang's chip up.