Two More Eliminations

  • Big Stax XXII 1500 Main Event 1:55 PM
  • Level 25 (20000/40000/5000)
  • Total Entries: 447
  • Players Left: 14
  • Next Payout: $7,479

Max Young opened from early position to 85k and was flatted by Chris Horter in the small blind. Don Himpele was in the big blind and moved all-in for ~650k total. Young folded but it was Horter who had a strong hand and made the call to put Himpele at risk.

Himpele A♦K♣ vs Horter J♥J♦ Pot: 1.425M

Board: 4♠9♦7♣4♥4♣

Don Himpele is eliminated in 16th for $6,079.

Next up was Christian Harder. Harder shoved ~450k from the cutoff and Zhaoxing Wang re-shoved from the button isolating Harder.

Harder 8♠8♣ vs Wang A♦K♣ Pot: ~1.05M

Board: 6♥9♣4♣A♣Q♥

Wang wins the flop and eliminates a very tough opponent from the field. Full chip counts will be available in ~10 minutes during the break.

Christian Harder is eliminated in 15th place for $7,479.