#18: $525 Main Event, $5M GTD [Day 2]

"sssssAK" Eliminated in 3rd Place ($426,499)

Jaxon • Level 37: 3,500,000-7,000,000, 850,000 ante

Yanfei "aoteman1888" Chi jammed the button for 406.5 million with {9-Clubs}{9-Hearts} and was called by "sssssAK" from the big blind with {a-Spades}{j-Spades} for their entire stack of 153.6 million.

The {9-Diamonds}{4-Hearts}{j-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}{10-Hearts} board gave "sssssAK" top pair but this wasn't good enough as Chi improved to trips. "sssssAK" banked a huge third-place prize of $426,499 and Chi entered heads-up action against Astedt with a nearly 4:1 chip advantage.

Player Chips Progress
Yanfei "aoteman1888" Chi CN
Yanfei "aoteman1888" Chi
CN 566,125,732 133,715,406
Niklas Astedt se
Niklas Astedt
se 153,970,972 41,150,000
sssssAK CN
CN Busted