2015 46th Annual World Series of Poker

Wednesday, July 08, 2015 to Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Event #68: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT - World Championship

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  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: $60,355,857
  • Entries: 6,420
  • Remaining: 0


Tuesday, November 10, 2015 7:33 PM Local Time
Hand #172: Neil Blumenfield Eliminated in 3rd Place ($3,398,298)


Neil Blumenfield Finished in 3rd Place

Josh Beckley raises to 2,000,000 from the button and Joe McKeehen reraises to 5,400,000 out of the small blind. Neil Blumenfield immediately moves all in from the big blind for right around 12,000,000. Beckley folds and McKeehen calls.

The cards are tabled and McKeeehen is way out front, holding    to Blumenfield's   .

The entire theater is on their feet for the     flop. The McKeehen rail begins to chant "Jo-ey Ice Cube" after McKeehen folds on the flop.

The turn is the   and Blumenfield needs one of two cards to avoid elimination.

The river is the  , giving McKeehen the pot and sending Blumenfield home in third place.

Joe McKeehen - 155,650,000 (156 bb)
Neil Blumenfield - Eliminated in third place for $3,398,298

Joshua Beckley (left) and Joe McKeehen are now heads up for the bracelet
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