Event 8 - $1,000 No Limit Holdem w/ rebuys

Alex Jacob Eliminated

Alex Jacob bet 2500 and one player called. The flop came {4-Hearts}{8-Clubs}{4-Diamonds}. Jacob pushed all-in for 4000 and his opponent called. Jacob showed {A-Hearts}{J-Clubs}. His opponent showed {A-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}. The turn and river came {6-Spades}{7-Clubs} and Jacob was eliminated.

Kristy Gazes Takes Big Pot

Kristy Gazes is up to 36,000 after making a big all-in bet on the river, which leads to a fold by her opponent.

Josh Arieh is Gone

Arieh's {A-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds} fails to hold up in a pre-flop all in versus another player's {A-Clubs}{J-Spades}. The board is{4-Diamonds}{J-Hearts}{9-Hearts}{2-Diamonds}{10-Spades}.

Chad Brown

Chad Brown is eliminated when his A-3 doesn't hold up against A-A.

Negreanu Doubles Up

Daniel Negreanu's queens hold up against sixes and Negreanu is at 44,000.

"It's never easy..."

A player in late position goes all in preflop and Eugene Todd calls, having him covered. Todd has {A-Hearts}{A-Spades} to the unfortunate player's {A-Diamonds}{Q-Hearts}. The opponent picks up a straight draw on the flip: {10-Diamonds}{K-Hearts}{4-Hearts}. It finishes out {Q-Diamonds}{K-Spades}, though, and Todd's opponent is out.

"It's never easy," Todd says of the outs his opponent picked up. "There's always a sweat."

Amir Vahedi Showing Discipline

Amir Vahedi called the big blind, middle position player raised to 2,100, and Vahedi called. The flop came {4-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{2-Hearts}. The middle position player bet 3,100 and Vahedi began talking to himself, saying "stay disciplined, stay disciplined." After a long pause, he showed A-K, and mucked his hand.

Alex Jacob Does Not Suck Out

Alex Jacob called Phil Galfond's all in for 15,500 before the flop. Jacob has {A-Clubs}{Q-Spades} and Galfond has {A-Diamonds}{K-Hearts}. The board is {3-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}{2-Hearts}{10-Hearts}{2-Clubs} and Jacob is down to 2,600. Galfond has 26,000.