Event #65: $3,000 Freezeout No-Limit Hold'em

Phil Hellmuth Eliminated in 2nd Place ($369,698)

dsalituro • Level 35: 300,000-600,000, 600,000 ante
Phil Hellmuth

Phil Hellmuth limped in before David Jackson announced he was all in. Hellmuth paused for a moment before calling for his last 9,500,000.

Phil Hellmuth: {a-Hearts}{7-Hearts}
David Jackson: {k-Clubs}{j-Clubs}

Hellmuth was a slight favorite to double up as the flop came {10-Hearts}{4-Spades}{10-Clubs}. The {9-Spades} on the turn opened up a straight draw for Jackson, which he completed on the {q-Diamonds} river.

Hellmuth went over to embrace his rail, including Mike Matusow and Brandon Cantu, as his quest for bracelet No. 17 fell one spot short.

Player Chips Progress
David Jackson us
David Jackson
us 54,300,000 16,300,000
Phil Hellmuth us
Phil Hellmuth
us Busted

Tags: David JacksonPhil Hellmuth