Event #24: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout

Thorsten Schafer Eliminated in 20th Place ($13,368); Nicolas Fierrogottner Advances!

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Thorsten Schafer has joined Ben Tollerene in falling just one place shy of an elusive WSOP final table.

Schafer found himself all in preflop holding {A-Clubs}{J-Hearts} against Nicolas Fierrogottner's {A-Spades}{Q-Clubs}.

The board ran out {2-Diamonds}{K-Diamonds}{Q-Spades}{2-Spades}{7-Diamonds} to see Schafer fall in 20th place, while Fierrogottner advances to the final table joining Sean Getzwiller.

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