Julio Ramirez Eliminated in 3rd Place ($15,023)

Level 32
Blinds: 125,000/250,000/250,000
Total Entrants: 468
Players Remaining: 2

Caleb Benton shoved all in for 2,225,000 on the button and Julio Ramirez called in the small blind.

Benton: A3
Ramirez: AJ

The board ran out 73275 and Benton flopped a three to double.


Shortly after, Ramirez jammed on the button and Benton called all in for 3,425,000 in the big blind.

Benton: A10
Ramirez: 1010

The board ran out J754A and Benton spiked an ace on the river to leave Ramirez with approximately 900,000 left.


Shortly after, Benton shoved the small blind and Ramirez called all in for roughly 900,000 in the big blind.

Ramirez: AK
Benton: A3

The board ran out 843QQ and Benton found another three to eliminate Ramirez in third place for $15,023.

Joseph Loebach – 10,900,000
Caleb Benton – 7,800,000
Julio Ramirez – 0

Jon-Michael Gisler Eliminated in 4th Place ($11,307)

Level 31
Blinds: 100,000/200,000/200,000
Total Entrants: 468
Players Remaining: 3

Jon-Michael Gisler was all-in on the button and at risk against Julio Ramirez in the big blind.

Gisler: QJ
Ramirez: 66

The board ran out 94324 and Ramirez’s sixes stayed in front to eliminate Gisler in fourth place for $11,307.

Julio Ramirez – 7,500,000
Joseph Loebach – 6,300,000
Caleb Benton – 4,900,000
Jon-Michael Gisler – 0

Valentyn Shabelnyk Eliminated in 5th Place ($8,613)

Level 31
Blinds: 100,000/200,000/200,000
Total Entrants: 468
Players Remaining: 4

Valentyn Shabelnyk was all-in for approximately 1,500,000 in the big blind against Julio Ramirez in the small blind.

Shabelnyk: Q9
Ramirez: KJ

The board ran out A10275 and Shabelnyk was eliminated in fifth place for $8,613.

Caleb Benton – 5,200,000
Joseph Loebach – 5,100,000
Julio Ramirez – 4,600,000
Jon-Michael Gisler – 3,800,000
Valentyn Shabelnyk – 0

David Larson Eliminated in 6th Place ($6,639)

Level 27
Blinds: 40,000/80,000/80,000
Total Entrants: 468
Players Remaining: 5

Joseph Loebach was all-in for 1,800,000 in the small blind against David Larson on the button.

Loebach: AJ
Larson: AK

The board ran out JJ7A5 and Loebach improved to a boat to leave Larson short-stacked.

Later, Larson moved all in for 495,000 in the big blind on a K52 flop and Jon-Michael Gisler called in the hijack.

Larson: Q7
Gisler: AJ

The 9 and 4 completed the board to eliminate Larson in sixth place for $6,639.

Joseph Loebach – 3,760,000
Jon-Michael Gisler – 3,000,000
David Larson – 0

Kenny Lay Eliminated in 9th Place ($3,274)

Level 26
Blinds: 30,000/60,000/60,000
Total Entrants: 468
Players Remaining: 8

Kenny Lay was forced all-in from the big blind, Caleb Benton came along on the button, and Julio Ramirez came along from the small blind.

The KQA2Q board was checked down.

Lay tabled his 75 and Ramirez’s J3 was the best hand to take the pot and eliminate Lay in ninth place for $3,274.

Caleb Benton – 2,550,000
Julio Ramirez – 1,100,000
Kenny Lay – 0