Hand #64: Mark Newhouse raised to 500,00 out of the hijack, Thomas Sarra Jr reraised to 1.5 million in the cutoff, and the action folded back to Newhouse, who folded as well.
Hand #65: Newhouse raised to 500,000 in middle position, Sarra Jr called on his direct left, Bruno Politano called in the cutoff, and Felix Stephensen three-bet to 2.25 million out of the small blind. Newhouse folded, Sarra Jr reraised to 6.7 million, Politano folded, and Stephensen moved all in for 14.74 million.
Sarra Jr called.
Nearly 25 million was in the middle when the dealer rapped the table and delivered a flop of . Stephensen improved to a pair of aces and he had two spades, but Sarra Jr could still survive with running cards.
Unfortunately for him the turn was the , leaving him drawing dead, and a meaningless completed the board.
Sarra Jr earns $441,940 for 15th place, while Stephensen is now the chip leader with 27.86 million.