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$2,400 NLHE Main Event (Re-Entry)
Level 20: 5,000/10,000/1,000 Ante
Players Remaining: 13

Two huge hands have led to two eliminations here in the Main Event.

Dorian Rios and Alex Rocha were facing off with 160,000 chips after the flop.  The board was and Rocha checked and Rios bet 80,000 and Rocha re-raised all-in for 282,000 putting Rios in the tank.  Rios finally made the call and had and Rocha showed for a flush draw.  The came on the turn giving no help to Rocha and taking him out in 15th place putting Rios up to 1,150,000.

On the other table, Shawn Barnett bet out 45,000 chips on board and Jim Beadnell fired his entire 146,000 chip stack.  Barnett made the call and turned over for a straight draw and Beadnell showed for a flush draw.  Barnett hit the straight with the on the turn but heartbreak came for Barnett when the hit the river giving Beadnell the flush.  Barnett was left with just 7,000 chips and was eliminated shortly afterward in 14th place.  He and Rocha pick up $6,417 for their run in the Main Event.

Thirteen players remain as the action continues here in Aruba.

Shawn Barnett - 14th Place ($

Shawn Barnett – 14th Place ($6,417)

Alex Rocha - 15th Place ($6,417)

Alex Rocha – 15th Place ($6,417)