Level 33: Blinds 120,000/240,000/30,000 Ante
Total Entries: 2,201
Players Remaining: 6
Average Stack: 9.2 million
Carlos Matos open-shoved for ~2 million, then Sean Barringer moved in over the top from the button for ~5 million.
Steve Niyazov (bb) had both covered and snap-called after looking at his cards — pocket Aces! Sean had pocket 9s and both were beating Carlos’ .
The board ran out and wasn’t enough. Steve dragged the massive main and side pots, chipping up to more than 14.6 million, retaking the chip lead.
Sean had more chips, so finished 7th for $38,045. Carlos finished 8th for $27,669.