William Blais, fierce Leaderboard Challenge competitor, and Adam Rafeek were sent to the rail. When we got to the table, the flop was revealed, and the last all-in was being announced.
The rest of the board came , missing Blais’ open-ended and Rafeek’s 2-outer. The tournament staff now proceeds to form the 9-handed final table.
Surprisingly enough, the last 11 players decided to pay 4 bubbles today, granting $100 to positions 8 through 11. Rafeek and Blais leave with $100 each, while Cloutier increases his lead.