Chris Hunichen Eliminated in 3rd Place ($1,097,195)

Chris Hunichen raised all in for 171 million from the button and Aaron Van Blarcum isolated with a shove of his own from the small blind for 265 million. Hunichen: [Ah3c] Van Blarcum: [AdKc] The flop came down [Ac9h9c], very good for Van Blarcum. The [5s] turn kept Van Blarcum in the lead, leaving

Chris Hunichen Below 200 Million

Chris Hunichen raised to 24 million from the small blind, Aaron Van Blarcum reraised all in with a covering stack from the big blind and Hunichen folded.

Chris Hunichen Sliding

Adrian Mateos raised to 16 million from the button, Chris Hunichen three-bet to 52 million from the small blind and Mateos called. The flop was [Js3dQs], Hunichen checked, Mateos bet shoved for effectively 211 million and Hunichen folded.

Adrian Mateos Takes the Chip Lead

Adrian Mateos raised to 24 million from the small blind and Chris Hunichen called from the big blind. The flop was [5s9h5d], Mateos continued for 18 million and Hunichen called. The turn was the [8s], Mateos checked, Hunichen bet 65 million and Mateos called. The river was the [7s], Mateos checked and Hunichen

Remaining Three Players Agree to a Deal

During the break, the remaining three players met to discuss a potential chop of the remaining prize pool. After running the numbers with the tournament staff, a three-way deal was agreed. Chris Hunichen will take home $1,097,195, Adrian Mateos will take home $1,062,805, and Aaron Van Blarcum will take home $970,000. $100,000 and the

Chris Hunichen Gets Some Back From Adrian Mateos

Adrian Mateos raised to 24 million from the small blind and Chris Hunichen called from the big blind. They checked to the turn of a [8d3h8hTh] board where Mateos check-called 36 million from Hunicehn. The river was the [4d] and both checked. Mateos showed [Ad5h], but Hunichen tabled [Qc3c] to win the pot

Adrian Mateos Doubles Through Chris Hunichen to Take the Chip Lead

Chris Hunichen raised to 15 million from the button and Adrian Mateos called from the big blind. The flop was [AcJd6h] and Mateos check-called 20 million from Hunichen. The turn was the [7s] and Mateos check-called 69 million from Hunichen. The river was the [Ts], Mateos checked, Hunichen shoved with a covering stack

Adrian Mateos Picks Off Chris Hunichen

Chris Hunichen raised to 15 million on the button and Adrian Mateos called from the big blind. The flop landed [5h5d5c] and after Mateos checked, Hunichen bet 20 million. Mateos called, and the [Js] fell on the turn. Both players checked the [Js] on the turn, and when the [9s] landed

Chris Hunichen Crosses 700 Million

Chris Hunichen limped from the small blind, Aaron Van Blarcum raised to 24 million from the big blind and Hunichen called. The flop came down [4hTc6h], Hunichen checked, Van Blarcum bet 25 million and Hunichen called. The turn was the [8s] and both players checked. The river was the [Jc] and both checked

Chris Hunichen Takes it on the Turn

Adrian Mateos raised to 12 million on the button and both Chris Hunichen and Aaron Van Blarcum called out of the blinds. The flop landed [9dKh3h] and action checked through to reveal the [Kc] on the turn. Hunichen led out for 27 million and both Van Blarcum and Mateos folded.