Event #23: $500 No-Limit Hold'em Knockout

Michael “mikeob81” O'Brien Eliminated in 8th Place ($9,095.32)

AnthonyThompson • Level 40: 100,000-200,000, 25,000 ante

Action on the table folded around to Scott "intheblack14" Epstein who raised all in for 13,648,668 from the button and Michael “mikeob81” O'Brien called off their 2,382,502 stack from the big blind.

Michael “mikeob81” O'Brien: {a-Spades}{k-Diamonds}
Scott "intheblack14" Epstein: {10-Hearts}{10-Spades}

Epstein was ahead with his made hand of tens and nothing changed after the {2-Diamonds}{5-Spades}{6-Spades} flop.

The {9-Spades} turn however, gave Epstein a sweat as it O'Brien the nut flush draw but the {9-Diamonds} completed the board on the river ending their tournament in eighth place.

Player Chips Progress
Scott "intheblack14" Epstein
Scott "intheblack14" Epstein
16,331,170 3,457,502
Michael “mikeob81” O'Brien
Michael “mikeob81” O'Brien

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