Last year Sam Trickett made it to the heads up stage of the $1.000.000 buy in The Big One for One Drop. He will not make a repeat deep run as he has just been eliminated by former November Niner Jason Senti.
Senti opened the hijack to 3,000 and action folded quickly to Sam Trickett in the big blind. He announced all in and after some counting, it turned out to be 40,300 total. Senti gave it some thoughts, eventually calling by tossing two 25,000 chips into the middle. Trickett had a disgusted look on his face as he tabled . Senti was in good shape with his .
The flop was as bad as they could come for Trickett: . He was about to get up from his seat but the on the turn was as good as they could come and he sat down again "Oh, straight and a flush draw" commented Johnny Chan in the nine seat. The on the river was not one of Trickett's outs though and he left the tournament area.