Friday, May 23, 2014 9:46 PM Local Time
Scott Clements Eliminated in 13th Place ($21,269)
Two-time bracelet winner Scott Clements (pictured) raises from early position and Dominik Nitsche defends from the big blind.
The flop comes and Nitsche checks. Clements bets 14,000 and Nitsche asks how much he has behind. Clements counts down his remaining chips, which amount to roughly 110,000. Nitsche announces he is all-in, having Clements well-covered. Clements quickly calls with for the overpair.
Nitsche has for a pair of nines.
The turn brings the and Clements remains out front, but the river falls , improving Nitsche to trip nines to give him the pot.
Dominik Nitsche - 630,000 (105 BBs)
Scott Clements - eliminated in 13th place for $21,269
After the hand, Darren Rabinowitz, who is watching from the rail, calls out, "Nice hand Dominik."
"Thank you," Nitsche responds with a smile. "You don't sound genuine, but I won!"
While Nitsche has been the big stack at the table fora while, he will have new competition to contend with, as Athanasios Polychronopoulos, the current chip leader, is moved to Clements' empty seat to balance the tables.