Event 5: Anthony Astarita – 3rd Place ($14,000)

$1,650 Mega Stack NLH (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22: 10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 59

Anthony Astarita

Karl Manouchakian folded his button, Mario De La Puente looked at his cards and announced all in from the small blind. Anthony Astarita checked his cards and call at risk for 280,000.

De La Puente: Qd7h
Astarita: JsTs

Astarita had two live suited cards but both players hit the QcJh5c flop. The turn was 6h and the river was Qs to send the 2016 WPTDeepStacks Tampa Main Event winner out in third place.

Mario De La Puente – 1,710,000 (86 bb)
Anthony Astarita – Eliminated in 3rd Place ($14,000)