Mike Watson Eliminated in 6th Place

Aaron Van Blarcum raised to 37,000 from the button and Mike Watson defended his big blind. The flop landed [8h8cAc] and both players checked to reveal the [5c] on the turn. Watson checked, and Van Blarcum bet 64,000. Watson moved all in for 137,000 and Van Blarcum called. Van Blarcum: [AsKc] Watson: [Qc6c] Watson

Kahle Burns vs. Mike Watson

Mike Watson raised to 24,000 from the cutoff and was called by Kahle Burns in the big blind. The flop came [8s][ah][4h] and Burns checked. Watson continued for 15,000. Burns raised to 50,000. Watson called. The [3d] dropped on the turn and Burns bet 53,000. Watson used a time extension

Michael Addamo vs. Mike Watson

Michael Addamo raised to 24,000 from the hijack and was called by Mike Watson in the cutoff. The flop came [8h][7c][7d] and Addamo checked. Watson bet 20,000. Addamo raised to 80,000. Watson called. The [kd] dropped on the turn and Addamo bet 160,000. Watson called. Both players then opted to check after the

Matthias Eibinger Eliminated by Mike Watson

Mike Watson opened with a raise from under the gun. The action folded around to Matthias Eibinger in the small blind who moved all in. Watson called and had Eibinger covered. Watson: [ad][jc] Eibinger: [9h][9c] The board ran out [ac][6h][7s][7d][ah], improving Watson to a full house, resulting in Eibinger's elimination from the

Mike Watson vs. Kahle Burns

Kahle Burns raised to 28,000 from the small blind and Mike Watson called in the big blind. The [Ts2c8h] flop checked through to reveal the [9h] on the turn. Burns bet 48,000 and Watson called. The river landed the [7c] and Burns checked. Watson used a time extension and then bet 120,000. Burns

Erik Seidel vs. Mike Watson

Action folded to Erik Seidel in the small blind, and he raised to 16,000. Mike Watson called in the big blind, and the flop landed [9h2dAd]. Seidel continued for 25,000 and Watson called before both players checked the [As] on the turn. The river landed the [Ts] and Seidel bet 52,000. Watson

Mike Watson vs. Luc Greenwood

Luc Greenwood raised to 10,000 from the button and was called by Mike Watson in the big blind. The flop came [8c][4h][js] and Watson checked. Greenwood continued for 18,000. Watson called. Both players checked the [2h] on the turn before the [ks] completed the board. Watson bet 16,000. Greenwood mucked.

Steve O’Dwyer vs. Mike Watson

Steve O'Dwyer raised to 5,000 from under the gun and Cary Katz called next to act. From the hijack, Mike Watson three-bet to 21,000. O'Dwyer responded with a four-bet to 40,000, and after Katz mucked, Watson called. The flop landed [3c5h8s] and O'Dwyer continued for 40,000 and Watson folded.

Mike Watson vs. Kahle Burns

Kahle Burns raised from middle position. Mike Watson reraised to 26,000 from the small blind. Burns called. The flop came [4d][7d][ks] and Watson continued for 20,000. Burns called. Both players checked the [6d] on the turn before the [th] completed the board. Watson used a time extension before betting out

Two Pair for Mike Watson

Mike Watson limped the small blind and Michael Addamo raised to 6,500. Watson called, and the flop landed [TsKs3h]. Watson check-called a bet of 3,500 as the turn landed the [Ad]. Watson checked, Addamo bet 15,000, and Watson called. The [9s] checked through on the river, and Watson tabled his [Kh9h] for