Starring Shane "Shaniac" Schleger and Daniel "Kid Poker" Negreanu
Schleger: "How are you doing, Daniel?"
Negreanu: "Good, good."
Schleger: "Hey, you unfollowed me on Twitter!"
Negreanu: "I know... had to clean out my feed for the World Series. I didn't want to follow any poker players."
Negreanu: "Except the ones I have pieces of."
Negreanu: "And the ones on my fantasy team."
Negreanu: "And who are my friends."
Shaun Deeb is out, eliminated by Shane Schleger. All in with versus Schleger's pocket sevens, the flop brought a king to put Deeb in front. But a seven on the river gave Schelger a set, sending Deeb to the rail.
Schleger now has about 185,000. He also has a new neighbor, come to fill Deeb's empty seat -- Daniel Negreanu and his stack of 215,000.
Faraz Jaka opened with a raise to 9,000 from under the gun, and it folded back around to Isaac Haxton who called from the big blind. The flop came and both players checked. The turn then brought another face card, the , and Haxton checked once again. Jaka bet 9,000, and Haxton responded with a check-raise to 40,000. Jaka took a minute to think about it, then let it go. Haxton showed one card -- the -- and scooped the small pot.
Haxton has 180,000 now, while Jaka is at about 250,000.
Joshua Bergman open-pushed all in for his last 47,000 and it folded around to David Singer who made the call. "Deuces," said Bergman, tabling his . Singer nodded and showed his .
The flop came , pairing Singer but making a flush possible for Bergman. The turn brought the , giving Singer trips. The river was the , and Bergman wished everyone luck as he left the table, having been eliminated in 53rd place.