After an uneventful 45 minutes, James Peterson opened from early position to 135,000. It was on Ryan Anderkin in late position and he shoved for 935,000. It folded all the way back to Peterson and he called.
Peterson’s aces held and Anderkin went down as the first elimination at the final table. Peterson took the chip lead.
James Peterson – 5,350,000
Ryan Anderkin – Eliminated in 9th place ($19,023)