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Event #45: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em (30 minute levels)

Apostolos Bechrakis Eliminated in 12th Place ($26,545); Kenneth Smaron Eliminated in 11th Place ($26,545)

Valerie.Cross • Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante
Apostolos Bechrakis

Rui Ye opened to 100,000 under the gun and Apostolos Bechrakis moved all in for 715,000 from the big blind. Ye called and Bechrakis was at risk.

Ye: {J-Spades}{J-Clubs}
Bechrakis: {A-Spades}{Q-Hearts}

The board ran out {K-Clubs}{7-Spades}{5-Clubs} {4-Hearts} {3-Clubs} and Ye's jacks held up. Bechrakis was eliminated in 12th place for a payout of $26,545.

Simulataneously at the other table, Kenneth Smaron was eliminated in 11th place, also receiving $26,545.

The final 10 players are racking up and moving to the main stage in Brasilia for the final table.

Player Chips Progress
Rui Ye US
Rui Ye
US 1,890,000 710,000
Apostolos Bechrakis gr
Apostolos Bechrakis
gr Busted
Kenneth Smaron us
Kenneth Smaron
us Busted

Tags: Apostolos BechrakisRui Ye