Dani Stern Eliminated in 3rd Place ($509,473)
Level 26 : 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
Hand #73: Phil Galfond raised on the button, and won the pot.
Hand #74: Galfond received a walk.
Hand #75: Steve Sung received a walk.
Hand #76: Galfond raised to 175,000 on the button, and Stern called in the big blind. The flop was , both players checked, and the turn was the . Stern checked, Galfond bet 240,000, and Stern called. A repeat queen - the - completed the board, both players checked again, and Stern won with .
Hand #77: Stern completed from the small blind, Galfond raised to 230,000, and Stern moved all in for around 2.5 million. Galfond snap-called.
Galfond held as the board rolled out , and Stern was eliminated.