$10,300 Main Event

Martin Mathis Eliminated in 11th Place ($60,000)

ajlamers • Level 31: 50,000-100,000, 100,000 ante
Martin Mathis

Chris Moneymaker opened to 220,000 from under the gun and Martin Mathis defended from the big blind. The flop came {9-Spades}{4-Spades}{2-Hearts} and Mathis checked to Moneymaker who continued for 250,000. Mathis thought for a moment and ripped all in for 1,620,000. Moneymaker quickly called and the cards were tabled.

Chris Moneymaker: {q-Hearts}{q-Clubs}
Martin Mathis: {10-Spades}{7-Spades}

Moneymaker held an overpair and Mathis was looking to catch one more spade. The turn was the {4-Hearts} and the river brought the {9-Hearts}, sending Mathis home in 11th place.

Player Chips Progress
Chris Moneymaker us
Chris Moneymaker
us 8,580,000 2,490,000
Rainer Kempe de
Rainer Kempe
de 8,180,000 2,070,000
Sergio Aido es
Sergio Aido
es 2,665,000 -875,000
Ana Marquez es
Ana Marquez
es 2,190,000 -640,000
Jeremy Ausmus us
Jeremy Ausmus
us 1,710,000 -250,000
Martin Mathis us
Martin Mathis
us Busted

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