Level 34: Blinds 150,000/300,000/40,000 Ante
Total Entries: 2,201
Players Remaining: 5
Average Stack: 11 million
Steve Niyazov opened for 650,000, then Tom Gottlieb jammed from the big blind for 3,855,000 total. Steve called, showing . Tom’s pocket 8s were racing for his tournament life.
The board ran out giving Tom an unnecessary set on the river. Tom doubled up to just over 8 million. Steve was left with only about 4.5 million.