$260+$40 Deeper Stack NLH
Level 22: Blinds 10,000/20,000/3,000 ante
Total Entries: 158
Players Remaining: 14
Kenny Brannon who took the Event 8 chip leader very early on is back on top. His was up against a player holding all in preflop. They saw a flop of and the player flopped two pair but Brannon picked up a flush draw. He improved to his flush when the hit the turn and the river was no help to the all in player.
With that pot Brannon now sits behind a stack of 965,000. He is the first player to close on the one million chip mark as we near the Event 8 final table.