The next hand after David Prociak’s elimination in eighth place, Faraz Jaka raised under the gun to 35,000. Gary Lucci reraised from the cutoff to 100,000, and Mark Zullo reraised from the big blind to about 265,000. Jaka thought for a while before he folded.
Lucci five-bet all in for nearly 900K, and Zullo called with . Lucci turned over , and he needed his aces to hold to stay alive.
But there was a king in the window as the board came , giving Zullo a flopped set of kings to win the pot and eliminate Lucci in seventh place.
Jaka claimed to have folded ace-queen, which would have rivered a Broadway straight for him to triple up in chips.
Mark Zullo – 2,015,000 (126 bb)
Gary Lucci – Eliminated in 7th Place ($11,110)
With six players remaining, the average chip stack is about 695,000 (43 big blinds), and the next player to bust will earn $14,319.