Event #20: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em

Shawn Buchanan Eliminated in 6th Place ($82,199)

AndrewPieper • Level 29: 40,000-80,000, 80,000 ante
Shawn Buchanan - David Laka

Hand #89: Eric Blair opened to 175,000 from under the gun, getting no callers and collecting the blinds and antes.

Hand #90: Shawn Buchanan opened to 160,000 on the cutoff with David Laka putting in a three-bet to 400,000 on the button. It folded back to Buchanan who took a few seconds before shoving all in for 2,030,000 with Laka calling instantly for his remaining 1,630,000.

Shawn Buchanan: {5-Spades}{5-Hearts}
David Laka: {j-Spades}{j-Diamonds}

The flop came {9-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}, followed by the turn of {k-Diamonds}, with the river falling the {9-Spades}, ending Buchanan’s bracelet hopes as the sixth-place finisher as Laka gains a healthy chip lead.

Player Chips Progress
David Laka es
David Laka
es 4,300,000 2,200,000
Shawn Buchanan ca
Shawn Buchanan
ca Busted

Tags: David LakaShawn Buchanan