12/04/17 02:33:53 PM PST
Hand #52: Ed Yancey
Ed Yancey limps in from the small blind and Charles Johnson checks his option from the big blind.
The flop comes and Yancey leads out for 150,000. Johnson folds and Yancey takes down the pot.
12/04/17 02:31:15 PM PST
Krzysztof Stybaniewicz Eliminated in 5th Place ($70,584)
James Moon limps in on the button. Action folds around to Krzysztof Stybaniewicz (above) who's in the big blind for right around 1 million. He moves all in.
"Oh Krzysztof," Moon says. "Sorry I gotta do this to you brother."
Moon calls quickly and their hands are turned up.
The board runs out and that keeps Moon in the lead the whole way. Stybaniewicz hits the rail in 5th place and takes home $70,584 for his efforts here in the main.
James Moon - 6,100,000 (76 bb)
Krzysztof Stybaniewicz - Eliminated
12/04/17 02:26:58 PM PST
Hand #49: No Walks Allowed
Action folds to James Moon in the small blind. John Whitlow asks if he'll be getting a walk.
"I'll never give you a walk," James Moon says before limping in.
John Whitlow then shoves all in from the big blind. Moon thinks for a while then lets go of his hand. Whitlow shows and take down the pot.
12/04/17 02:25:13 PM PST
Hand #48: John Whitlow
John Whitlow opens to 250,000 and takes down the blinds and antes when everyone folds.
12/04/17 02:19:38 PM PST
Hand #47: Ed Yancey
Ed Yancey raises to 230,000 and that earns him the pot when everyone folds.
12/04/17 02:17:42 PM PST
Hand #46: James Moon
James Moon Opens to 200,000 from the button and wins the pot.
12/04/17 02:15:45 PM PST
Hand #45: James Moon
James Moon raises to 195,000 on the button and gets no action.
12/04/17 02:15:23 PM PST
Hand #44: John Whitlow
Charles Johnson raises to 170,000 on the button and John Whitlow calls from the big blind.
The flop comes and both players check to the on the turn. Whitlow checks, Johnson bets 230,000 and Whitlow shoves for 1,500,000. Johnson open-folds the . Whitlow shows for a pair of aces and the nut flush draw.
12/04/17 02:13:33 PM PST
Hand #42: Krzysztof Stybaniewicz
James Moon raises to 200,000 from under the gun, Krzysztof Stybaniewicz moves all-in for 790,000 and Moon folds.
12/04/17 02:12:35 PM PST
Hand #41: "I Was Like, We Friends, Please Fold"
Charles Johnson raises to 230,000 form under the gun and Ed Yancey defends his big blind.
The flop comes and both players check to the on the turn. Yancey leads out for 250,000 and Johnson raises to 700,000. Yancey calls.
The river is the . Yancey checks and Johnson shoves for 2,900,000. Yancey goes deep into the tank but opts to fold. Johnson says "Thank God" and tables . "I was like, we friends, please fold" as the entire table erupts in laughter.
"You looked terrified" says Yancey. "That's because I was!" exclaims Johnson, prompting more laughter from the table and rail.
12/04/17 01:59:21 PM PST
Hand #40: Ed Yancey
Ed Yancey opens to 260,000 from under the gun and takes down the blinds and antes when everyone folds.
12/04/17 01:58:49 PM PST
Hand #39: James Moon
James Moon raises to 215,000 from the small blind. John Whitlow defends from the big blind.
The flop comes down and Moon leads out with a bet of 400,000. Whitlow calls.
The turn is the and both players check. They check again on the .
"Jack high," Whitlow says showing
"Jack high?" Moon asks. "I got that beat! I got a five!"
He shows and takes down the pot.
12/04/17 01:57:04 PM PST
Hand #38: James Moon
Charles Johnson limps in the from small blind before James Moon raises to 180,000 more from the big blind. Johnson folds and Moon takes down the pot.
12/04/17 01:55:29 PM PST
Hand #37: John Whitlow
John Whitlow opens with a raise to 305,000 on the button.
"What did you drink on break?" Ed Yancey asks before folding.
"Nothing, but I could use a beer," Whitlow responds. Charles Johnson folds his big blind and Whitlow takes down the pot.
12/04/17 01:54:24 PM PST
Hand #36: John Whitlow
From under the gun, Charles Johnson raises to 305,000. James Whitlow reraises on the button making it 725,000. Charles Johnson drops into the tank.
"I've avoided disaster once before," Johnson says. "Might be another one here. And it's the first hand back from break."
Johnson stays in the tank for nearly three minutes.
"This thoroughly sucks," Johnson continues. Eventually he settles on fold. "That's a lot of respect sir."
"I deserve respect," Whitlow responds, laughing, as he takes down the pot.
12/04/17 01:40:54 PM PST
Level 30 Started
|Level:||30 ||Blinds:||40,000/80,000 ||Ante:||10,000|12/04/17 01:35:16 PM PST
The remaining 5 players are on another 15-minute break. Here's how they'll stack up when they return for the new level:
Ed Yancey - 7,440,000 (93 bb)
James Moon - 4,540,000 (57 bb)
Charles Johnson - 4,375,000 (55 bb)
John Whitlow - 1,770,000 (22 bb)
Krzysztof Stybaniewicz - 1,020,000 (13 bb)