Live Events 2
SCOOP-74-M: $1,050 NLHE [8-Max, Main Event], $5M Gtd

Michael "merla888" Gathy Eliminated in 2nd Place ($655,853)

poolshir • Level 56: 3,000,000-6,000,000, 750,000 ante
Gathy eliminated in 2nd place

Michael "merla888" Gathy shoved from the button for 73,272,920 and was called by Joao "HayashiJoão" Hayashi.

Michael "merla888" Gathy: {q-Spades}{j-Clubs}
Joao "HayashiJoão" Hayashi: {a-Clubs}{8-Clubs}

The flop came {5-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{a-Spades} for Hayashi to hit two pair immediately.

The turn brought them the {3-Spades} to leave Gathy drawing dead as the {a-Hearts} completed the board for Hayashi to improve to a full house to win the Main Event for $920,067 while Gathy busts in second place for $655,853.

A recap of today's action is to follow.

Player Chips Progress
Joao "HayashiJoão" Hayashi BR
Joao "HayashiJoão" Hayashi
BR 647,500,000 85,347,120
Michael "merla888" Gathy BE
Michael "merla888" Gathy
BE Busted

Tags: Joao "HayashiJoão" HayashiMichael "merla888" Gathy