Wednesday, August 9, 2017 10:47 PM Local Time
Hand #27 - Nikhil Gera Eliminated in 8th Place ($31,189)
Alexander Lakhov raises to 25,000 from the cutoff and Nikhil Gera three-bets to 74,000 out of the small blind. Lakhov moves all in and Gera calls.
Gera is the at-risk player, all in for about 260,000. Gera shows and needs to hit a nine against Lakhov's .
The board runs out clean for Lakhov as it comes and Gera heads to the rail in eighth place. He takes home $31,189 for his efforts and Lakhov is neck and neck with Sean Yu for the chip lead.
Alexander Lakhov - 960,000 (120 bb)
Nikhil Gera - Eliminated