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Niklas Hambitzer Eliminated in 4th Place ($482,820)

thehazyone • Level 31: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante
Niklas Hambitzer - 4th place

Hand #79: Chance Kornuth opened to 250,000 from the button with {10-Spades}{7-Diamonds} and picked up the blinds and antes.

Hand #80: Diego Ventura opened from the small blind to 335,000 with {Q-Spades}{2-Diamonds} and was called by Schulz out of the big blind with {10-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds}. The flop came {A-Diamonds}{J-Clubs}{5-Hearts} and Ventura bet 300,000 leading to a Schulz fold.

Hand #81:Niklas Hambitzer opened to 240,000 with {Q-Spades}{10-Diamonds} and Schulz called out of the small blind with {7-Hearts}{7-Spades}.

The flop came {J-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{4-Spades} and both players checked. The turn was the {3-Hearts} and Schulz bet 225,000 and Hambitzer folded.

Hand #82: Ventura opened to 250,000 with {Q-Clubs}{10-Spades} and Schulz three-bet to 625,000 with {Q-Spades}{9-Spades}. Hambitzer moved all in for 1,285,000 with {A-Spades}{Q-Diamonds}. Ventura folded and Schulz made the call.

The flop came {9-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}{3-Hearts} to move Schulz into the lead. The turn was the {9-Clubs} and Hambitzer was drawing dead. The river was the {6-Clubs} and Hambitzer was eliminated in fourth place with Schulz holding a massive chip lead heading into three-handed play.

Player Chips Progress
Kevin Schulz us
Kevin Schulz
us 16,500,000 2,035,000
Niklas Hambitzer DE
Niklas Hambitzer
DE Busted

Tags: Chance KornuthDiego VenturaKevin SchulzNiklas Hambitzer