Event 1 Flight A: Joey Piambino Takes One Out on Route to the Chip Lead

$400 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 16:  4,000/8,000 with a 8,000 ante
Flight A Players Remaining:  34 of 248

Joey Piambino

There was 32,000 in the pot with Qs10s10h on the flop when the hijack got all in for 17,000, and Joey Piambino check-called to cover him from middle position. The two players then flipper over their cards.

Piambino: As4s
Hijack: Qd9c

Turn and River: 8sKh

The hijack was eliminated on the hand, and Piambino stacked up 505,000 as one of the chip leaders in the tournament.

Joey Piambino – 505,000 (63 bb)