Sunday, May 7, 2017 11:34 PM Local Time
Hand #51 - Richie Smith Eliminated in 8th Place ($17,538)
Richie Smith moves all in from the hijack for close to 1,000,000 and Mike Cordell moves all in out on the button for about 2,700,000. Everybody else got out of the way and the cards are tabled.
Smith shows and is flipping against Cordell's .
The flop is , leaving Smith drawing to runners after Cordell flops top set. The turn is the , which gives Smith a flush draw, but the river is the and Cordell wins the pot with a set of jacks.
Smith hits the rail in eighth place and takes home $22,266, while Cordell takes a monster chip lead and has about 40% of the chips in play.
Mike Cordell - 3,840,000 (160 bb)
Richie Smith - Eliminated