$2,500 TPC Championship (Re-Entry) $500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts Level 29: 100,000/150,000 with a 150,000 ante Players Remaining: 3 of 440
After his earlier double up, Tom McDonald’s stack was whittled back down to 1,900,000 against Bryce McVay and the three-handed action. He moved all in from the small blind and McVay quickly called in the big.
McDonald’s sixes were ahead and he doubled back into the game on the board.
$2,500 TPC Championship (Re-Entry) $500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts Level 28: 75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante Players Remaining: 3 of 440
Paul Snead opened to 275,000 from the button and Dante Cianfarra moved all in from the small blind. Tom McDonald checked his cards and quickly moved all in from the big to get a fold from Snead.
McDonald caught a big hand and Cianfarra was in trouble for a double. The board ran and McDonald made a full house to win the pot. They counted down the stacks and McDonald had Cainfarra covered by a single 25K chip to send him out in fourth place.
Tom McDonald – 2,875,000 (23 bb) Dante Cianfarra – Eliminated in 4th Place ($72,710)
$1,700 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) $50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts Level 19: 6,000/12,000 with a 12,000 ante Players Remaining: 5 of 94
While we are concentrating on the four-handed Championship, Event 14 reached its final table and down to five players. Karl Manouchakian leads with Event 12 winner and runner-up Bret Apter and Hunter Cichy still in contention along with Aaron Thivyanathan and Daniel Sepoil.