Christopher McHugh Eliminated in 3rd Place ($105,000)
Nivel 27 : 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
After dwindling down to 215,000, Christopher McHugh played a hand of O8 against John Kabbaj.
It began when Kabbaj opened for 80,000 from the small blind and McHugh defended from the big. The flop saw McHugh call a bet from Kabbaj, and then the appeared on the turn. Kabbaj bet 80,000 and McHugh called, leaving himself just 15,000 behind.
Kabbaj then bet the river and McHugh was hesitant but knew he really had no choice. He tossed in his last three pink T5,000 chips with for sevens and fours with a missed low. Kabbaj then rolled over the for a full house and the win.