The preflop action escaped us but we do know that Laurette Thurber got her stack of roughly 675,000 all in against David Channon.
The flop looked good for Thurber, who improved to a set, but Channon picked up a gutshot Broadway straight draw. Unfortunately for her, it came in when the spiked on the turn. The failed to pair the board on the river and Thurber was ousted in 26th place for $1,719.
Marvin Imutan followed her out the door in 25th place, which means the final 24 players will now redraw down to three tables. Additionally, the tournament shifts from a big blind ante to a per-player format.