$2,400 NLHE Main Event (Re-Entry)
Level 28: 30,000/60,000/10,000 Antes
Players Remaining: 3
Hand 185: Stephen Deutsch picks up the blinds and antes.
Hand 186: Dorian Rios picks up the blinds and antes.
Hand 187: Jim Beadnell calls 60,000, and Dorian Rios checks. The flop brings . Rios Checks, and Beadnell bets 150,000. Neither player bets the turn or river . Rios’ :4x gets counterfeited, and Jim Beadnell wins with Queen-high.
Hand 188: Stephen Deutsch picks up the pot.
Hand 189: Dorian Rios declares himself all in, and Jim Beadnell confidently calls.
The runout did not bring the knockout, , as Rios returns to right around average with the double.
Hand 190: Jim Beadnell makes it 150,000 to go. Dorian Rios calls from his big blind. . Beadnell bets 200,000 from the button after a check, and then calls. The turn brings , and both check. The river is the , both check, Dorian opens , but Jim reveals pocket Sixes to collect the pot.
As we head to a ten minute hiatus, Dorian Rios has 1,310,000 after a pair of double-ups to bring him back from the brink. Jim Beadnell relinquished the chip lead during the last level thanks to Rios’ alligator blood, but still maintains a respectable 3,390,000. PPC champion and a man hunting for Player of the Year, Stephen Deutsch, is your new Main Event chip leader at the break with 3,460,000.