Adrian Buckley Eliminated in 9th Place ($53,625)
Level 40 : 1,500,000-3,000,000, 3,000,000 ante
A hand after being crippled by Giuliano Lentini, Adrian Buckley limped from middle position, leaving himself just 500,000 behind. Both Max Tavepholjalern and Alex Vazquez came along from the blinds.
The flop came and Buckley put in his final chips when it was checked to him. Both his opponents called.
On the turn, Tavepholjalern took the lead with a bet of 5,000,000 and Vazquez made the call, creating a side pot between them.
When the fell on the river, Tavepholjalern reached for chips and Vazquez snap-folded.
Tavepholjalern showed for flopped two pair, while Buckley could only manage for ace-high and hit the rail in ninth place.