On the 5th hand of hand-for-hand play, two separate all-ins took place resulting in two eliminations.
On one table, Ko Maddock opened to 300,000 from utg, and called once Leo Hackenbroch moved all-in for 1,645,000. Leo was trailing with and needed to connect with the board to overcome Ko’s , but the board spelled his elimination.
On a different table, James Rubin was all-in and at risk with versus , and was buried once his opponent flopped a set on the board.
Leo and James split the 162nd place prize money, collecting $1,000 each for their elimination on the bubble, while the remainder of the field have secured themselves a spot in the payouts!