After a flop of , Anthony Askey checked the big blind, Brock Wilson bet 21,000 from the cutoff, and Askey called. The turn card was the , and both players checked.
The river card was the , Askey checked, Wilson bet 58,000, and Askey check-raised all in for 173,000. Wilson briefly laughed to himself, then thought for a while before he folded. Askey took the pot.
Anthony Askey – 320,000 (27 bb)
Brock Wilson – 280,000 (23 bb)
There was light action for a while, until Faraz Jaka raised UTG+1 to 27,000, and Jamey Kramer moved all in from the small blind for 136,000. Jaka asked for an exact count before he called with , and Kramer was not pleased as he turned over .
The board came — Kramer paired his nine on the flop to take the lead, but Jaka paired his ace on the river to win the pot and eliminate Kramer in ninth place.
Faraz Jaka – 1,215,000 (101 bb)
Jamey Kramer – Eliminated in 9th Place ($7,453)
With eight players remaining, the average chip stack is about 520,000 (43 big blinds), and the next player to bust will receive $8,933.