Main Event

Chance Kornuth Eliminated in 3rd Place ($641,140)

[user272102] • Level 31: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante
Chance Kornuth

Hand #100: This hand was not shown on the broadcast.

Hand #101: Diego Ventura received a walk in the big blind.

Hand #102: Chance Kornuth limped in from the button with {Q-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}, Ventura completed the small blind with {A-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds}, and Kevin Schulz checked his option with {Q-Clubs}{2-Hearts}.

They all checked the {A-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}{6-Hearts} flop. Ventura led out for 200,000 on the {4-Spades} turn and Kornuth called. The river was the {5-Clubs} and Ventura checked to Kornuth who bet 160,000 on the river with his pair of tens and would lose to Ventura's aces.

Hand #103: Ventura opened from the button and won the blinds and antes.

Hand #104: Kornuth moved all in from the small blind for 1,215,000 with {8-Hearts}{5-Hearts}. Ventura had {Q-Hearts}{10-Spades} and took several minutes before deciding to fold his hand.

Hand #105: Kornuth moved all in with {A-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds} and Ventura folded {2-}{2-}. Schulz made the call with {A-Hearts}{4-Spades}. The flop came {A-Spades}{J-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}. The turn was the {3-Hearts} to give Schulz a straight draw.

The river was the {2-Spades} and Schulz hit his straight to eliminate Kornuth in third place. Kornuth went out with a smile on his face, laughing with his rail as they congratulated him on his finish.

The two remaining players are now on a 15-minute break.

Player Chips Progress
Kevin Schulz us
Kevin Schulz
us 19,405,000 2,905,000
Diego Ventura pe
Diego Ventura
pe 5,025,000 -575,000
Chance Kornuth us
Chance Kornuth
us Busted

Tags: Chance KornuthDiego VenturaKevin Schulz