The turbo tournament was playing along exactly as you would expect. Not a lot of waiting around to get the chips in the middle.
Event 4 reached the money bubble not long after the dinner break and they went into hand-for-hand mode with 28 remaining and 27 getting paid. Nothing happened on the first two hands but there was an all in at each table on the third.
Three of them were called and they went one-by-one until it was settled.
On the first hand, Ariel Rosello was all in for 112,000 with the board reading . His opponent called but he was in trouble with against Rosello’s flopped set with . The river came and Rosello doubled.
On the next table, one opponent was all in for crumbs and was called by two spots. The two live players checked down the board and Michael Merisier’s rivered the better hand against and the all in player’s to send him out.
The last hand saw Danny Calway-Fagen all in for 132,000 with a race holding against . His good news came on the flop. Calway-Fagen was able to fade the turn and river for his double.
After all the action, only one player was eliminated and the remaining 27 players are in the money.
1st: $18,810 + Gold Ring
10th – 12th: $1,399
13th – 15th: $1,154
16th – 18th: $966
19th – 21st: $822
22nd – 24th: $709
25th – 27th: $621