With the blinds still at 150,000-300,000 (300,000 ante), Chastity Fowler-Lee and Serge Dergham saw a flop of with about 1.5 million already in the pot.
Fowler-Lee bet 1,500,000 from the big blind, Dergham moved all in under the gun for 2,275,000, and Fowler-Lee called with for ace high. Dergham turned over for ace high with a king kicker, and he needed his hand to hold to stay alive.
The turn card was the , the river card was the , and Dergham won the pot with his king kicker to double up in chips.
Serge Dergham – 6,000,000 (20 bb)
Chastity Fowler-Lee – 5,200,000 (17 bb)
Shortly after the blinds increased to 200,000-400,000 (400,000 ante), chipleader Kevin Ho raised from the button to 1,000,000, Robert Cheung moved all in from the small blind for 4,300,000, and Ho asked for an exact count before he called.
Cheung said, “I have a pair. I hope you don’t have a pair.”
Cheung showed , and Ho turned over . Cheung needed to improve to stay alive.
The board came , and the pocket sixes held up for Ho to win the pot and eliminate Cheung in fifth place.
Kevin Ho – 19,900,000 (50 bb)
Robert Cheung – Eliminated in 5th Place ($18,367)
With four players remaining, the average chip stack is about 10,275,000 (26 big blinds), and the next player to bust will earn $24,227.