Event #6: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout

Four Tables Left

• Level 8: 300-600, 75 ante

Masaaki Izushima has advanced after his {A-Clubs}{9-Spades} bested his opponent's {A-Hearts}{5-Diamonds} on a {Q-Diamonds}{Q-Clubs}{3-Clubs}{8-Spades}{9-Diamonds} board. "I'm in the money?" an uncertain Izushima asked the dealer. He smiled from ear to ear when the dealer told him that he was. "That's important. Good." He's guaranteed $4,411 but if he has a good two days he can turn it into much more - up to $259,211 for first place.

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Masaaki Izushima US
Masaaki Izushima
US 36,050