After a short-stacked Ayelet Kotonas fell in 24th place, Richard Bruning followed her out the door in 23rd.
It happened when John Roveto completed showing a and Bruning raised to 5,000 with a of his own. Roveto made the call and then bet out when he caught a on fourth street. Bruning, who had received a , made the call and then bet 5,000 when he retook the lead on fifth. Roveto called and then bet on sixth after once again taking the lead. Bruning, who had a single T1,000 chip back, called off.
Roveto: / /
Bruning: / /
Bruning kept pairing and ended up with a nine-seven low, but it was no good as Roveto held a nine-five low. Bruning will take home $3,659 for his 23rd-place finish.