A short-stacked "Boston" Rob Mariano found himself all in with two kings against another opponent with kings and Alexey Laptev, who had . Mariano was in good shape to survive, but the flop gave Laptev a full house.
Mariano needed running sixes to survive, but the turn brought the , ending his tournament. A meaningless completed the board, and he spoke briefly with Josh Arieh before exiting.
According to his Twitter account, Mariano will be reentering tomorrow.