And just like that, Michiel Brummelhuis has been eliminated from the Main Event. Not too long ago, he was one of the biggest stacks in the room, but two hands changed all that in dramatic fashion.
In the first hand, he opened the button for 35,000 and Ivan Arbatsky three-bet to 103,000 from the small blind. Brummelhuis moved all in and Arbatsky quickly called.
Brummelhuis showed and was up against . The board ran out and Brummelhuis was knocked down to just 426,000 while Arbatsky doubled.
Not much later, he handed the remained of his stack to that very same Ivan Arbatsky.
Brummelhuis open shoved his 424,000 stack from the cutoff holding . Arbatsky called from the button holding and Brummelhuis was at risk. The board came and Brummelhuis made his exit.