Bill Chen Eliminated in 4th Place ($38,735); Daniel Idema Eliminated in 5th Place ($26,444)
Aaron Schaff made his customary selection: PLO.
Schaff opened under the gun for 23,000 during one of the hands, and Bill Chen called. Daniel Idema came along in the big blind and they took in a flop: . Idema moved all in for about 20,000, and Schaff potted. Chen shoved all in behind that, and Schaff called.
Idema had flopped an open-ender, while Schaff held tens up. Chen, meanwhile, had flopped better two pair along with a gutshot. The turn was an , giving Schaff the lead with top two heading into the final card: . Three pair did Chen no good, and Idema had failed to hit either of his straight draws.
Schaff's double knockout means he now has a massive lead three-handed.