Event #82: $800 No-Limit Hold'em Deepstack

Benjamin Thomas Eliminated in 12th Place ($16,650)

lewispowell2000 • Level 34: Blinds 200,000-400,000, 400,000 ante
Benjamin Thomas

Richard Alsup moved all in from the button for around 9,000,000 and was called by Benjamin Thomas in the small blind for his tournament life. The big blind folded.

Benjamin Thomas: {a-Hearts}{8-Diamonds}
Richard Alsup: {k-Clubs}{6-Hearts}

Thomas was ahead but Alsup flopped best as it came down {k-Hearts}{j-Hearts}{6-Diamonds} giving Alsup two pair. The turn came the {2-Spades} which eliminated Thomas as he was drawing dead. The river was the {3-Diamonds} made no difference as Thomas was sent to the payout desk.

Player Chips Progress
Richard Alsup us
Richard Alsup
us 12,500,000 5,500,000
Benjamin Thomas us
Benjamin Thomas
us Busted

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