- Big Stax XXII 1500 Main Event 10:45 PM
- Level 29 (50000/100000/15000)
- Total Entries: 447
- Players Left: 6
- Next Payout: $24,585
Max Young has just eliminated two opponents in three hands.
First hand, Young opened to 225k from the hijack and Zhaoxing Wang 3-bet all-in from the cutoff for 960k total. The button and blinds relinquished their cards before Young quickly called.
Young K♦K♥ vs Wang Q♣Q♦ Pot: 2.19M
Zhaoxing Wang is eliminated in 8th place for $14,439.
Young then took one hand off before picking up another premium holding.
Young opened to 225k from middle position and Henry Meacham shoved ~600k from the small blind. Neal Gay folded his big blind after some thought and Young once again immediately called.
Young K♦K♥ vs Meacham 7♦7♠ Pot: ~1.405M
Young picks up Kings twice in three hands and busts two opponents in the process. He is now the chip-leader with ~6.2M.
Henry Meacham is eliminated in 7th place for $18,861.