£100,000 Short Deck Main Event
Days:
123

Paul Phua Eliminated in 4th Place (£974,500)

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Elimination Paul Phua

Liang Xu limped from under the gun with {9-Hearts}{9-Diamonds}, Paul Phua shoved all in for 1,105,000 from the hijack and Wai Kin Yong called the all-in from the cutoff, holding {a-Spades}{q-Spades}. Xu folded and the two remaining tabled their hands.

Paul Phua: {k-Spades}{q-Clubs}
Wai Kin Yong: {a-Spades}{q-Spades}

The board came down {k-Hearts}{j-Spades}{10-Clubs}, flopping broadway for Yong who now had Phua drawing slim.

A {7-Spades} peeled off on the turn and Phua was drawing to just a split.The {9-Spades} river cemented the pot for Yong with his flush, eliminating Phua from the tournament in fourth place.

Player Chips Progress
Wai Kin Yong my
Wai Kin Yong
my 17,300,000 1,260,000
Paul Phua my
Paul Phua
my Busted

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