Usman Siddique Eliminated in 6th Place (€252,000)
Nivel 33 : 125,000-250,000, 25,000 ante
Hand #21: Andre Akkari raised to 550,000 with in middle position. Usman Siddique shoved all in for 5,125,000 with from the cutoff. Kaufman reshoved 5,550,000 with from the small blind and Akkari got out of the way.
Siddique was the one at risk, but if Kaufman would lose, he would've been left with less than two big blinds. The flop kept Siddique in the lead.
The dealer burned and turned the and Kaufman hit one of the cards he was looking for. Siddique was drawing to the remaining sixes to survive but didn't catch one on the river.
The London resident received €252,000 for finishing in 6th place, by far the biggest score of his career. With the near double-up, Kaufman is the new chipleader.
|Brian Kaufman Esposito||1,162,500||-5,012,500|