It's heads-up play at the final table after a furious span of hands that saw Thomas Hunt III and J.R. Reiss eliminated within minutes of each other. Only Mark Vos and Nam Le remain.
The action started after Mark Vos went all-in against Thomas Hunt III preflop. Vos held J♠
against Hunt's A♠
, and the flop was huge for Vos, coming 6♦
. The largely pro-Vos crowd cheered and exchanged high-fives with Mark, who was all smiles as he waited for the turn. The turn came Q♦
, sealing the deal and making the river 5♦
a moot point, doubling Vos' stack and crippling Hunt.
The end for Hunt came a few hands later when he pushed all-in preflop and was called by the resf of the field. The flop came 5♣
, leading Reiss, Le and Vos to all check, which they did again after the turn came 2♥
. The three players checked again after the river came Q♦
, and after Reiss turned over an ace, Hunt turned to his rivals and told them, "it's been fun," after which he, Le and Vos mucked their cards. Hunt is eliminated in fourth place and makes $160,659 for his efforts.
J.R.Reiss followed Hunt out of the final table a few minutes later. He moved all-in on a board of T♣
and was called by Nam Le, who showed 9♦
to Reiss' A♣
. Le's straight was realized on the river with the 6♠
, and Reiss was eliminated in third place. He takes home $209,555.
Mark Vos and Nam Le have begun to play heads-up. Le has the big stack with $2,775,000 to Vos' $1,065,000. Stay tuned.
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