Event #28: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em

Tommy Townsend Eliminated in 5th Place ($118,707)

mnuwwarah • Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante
Tommy Townsend - 5th Place.

Hand #81: Majid Yahyaei raised to 125,000 and took the pot.

Hand #82: Jason Duval raised to 100,000, and Yahyaei called. Duval fired 120,000 on the {7-Hearts}{10-Clubs}{4-Clubs} flop, and Yahyaei called. Duval came out with another bullet of 230,000 on the {j-Diamonds} turn. Yahyaei relented.

Hand #83: Tommy Townsend raised to 125,000 and found no callers.

Hand #84: Townsend opened to 125,000 from the cutoff, and Duval and Yahyaei called from the blinds. The flop came {3-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds}{8-Hearts}, and Duval checked. Yahyaei decided to grab the betting lead with a 200,000 wager. Townsend moved all in, Duval folded and Yahyaei immediately called.

Yahyaei: {8-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds}
Townsend: {6-Diamonds}{6-Spades}

Yahyaei was far ahead, but a {9-Hearts} turn brought some extra outs for Townsend. The river was a {k-Diamonds}, completing Yahyaei's flush and sending Townsend out in fifth.

Player Chips Progress
Majid Yahyaei us
Majid Yahyaei
us 4,950,000 1,130,000
Tommy Townsend us
Tommy Townsend
us Busted

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