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

Eric Blair Eliminated in 3rd Place ($228,307)

Jan_Kores • Level 30: 50,000-100,000, 100,000 ante
Eric Blair

Hand #152: Eric Blair moved all in for his last seven big blinds and David Laka called the extra 595,000 in the big blind.

Eric Blair: {8-Diamonds}{9-Hearts}
David Laka: {J-Clubs}{10-Spades}

Laka was slightly ahead and the {5-Spades}{A-Spades}{J-Spades}{6-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds} board confirmed his victory. Eric Blair bowed out in third place, taking home $228,307 for his efforts. Laka has more than a four-to-one chip lead coming into heads-up play. Players are taking a short break before the final match.

Player Chips Progress
David Laka es
David Laka
es 10,600,000 800,000
Jeremy Wien us
Jeremy Wien
us 2,400,000
Eric Blair us
Eric Blair
us Busted

Tags: David LakaEric Blair