Parwez Nawabi Eliminated in 18th Place ($11,624)
Level 26 : 10,000-20,000, 3,000 ante
Ben Mintz opened for 40,000 from middle position and cleared the field to Parwez Nawabi, who moved all in for 324,000 from the small blind. Mintz asked for a count and when he got it said, "Alright, lets do it."
Nawabi got it in as an overwhelming favorite, but as Mintz would tell you, he's been running hot for two days. The proof was in the pudding as after the flop blanked, the slammed down on the turn. Mintz went from underdog to favorite, and after the completed the board on the river, Nawabi was sent to the rail in 18th place.