Alex Kravchenko entered today short-stacked with just 21,600. On one of the first hands of Day 2, the Russian committed his remaining stack in a hand versus Daniel Smith following a flop.
Kravchenko held for nines, but Smith had for the better pair. The turn was the and river the , and Kravchencko is out.
Smith began the day in the top ten, and now moves up to 178,000.