With the Elimination of Desmond Godfrey in 3rd,
Ed Pastoll and Nahum Lum have brokered a deal for the balance of the prize money.
Ed Pastoll is your crowned Main Event Champion!!
Desmond still walks away with R700 000 for his 3rd place finish.
With the conclusion of the deal for the top spot, that brings an end to our Main Event!
Imraan Bhojani is out in 4th,
All the chips went in with Ed Pastoll
Ed had pocket 8s, and Imraan showed J10,
A great spot with two over cards
The board ran out low, no additional sweats for Ed,
Imraan cashes in for R400 000! Well Done!!
After playing 5 handed for a LONG time,
Menesh Keshav has been eliminated
He put the last of his chips in the middle with K10
Des made the call with A9
The board did no favors for Menesh who ended with King high
Menesh walks away with R300 000 for his 5th place
Yue Xu is out in 6th!
His stack took a couple big knocks, which forced him to get it in with some unfavorable cards…
He cashes for R250 000
Maneesh Singh is our 7th place finisher!
He was getting really short stacked, and found a nice spot to get it all in
QJ for Maneesh against the 10s of Nahum Lum
Unfortunately the board ran out low, ending in a full house for Lum
Maneesh takes home R175 000 for 7th
Jay Baum gets all of his chips in the Middle,
Nahum Lum calls, Imraan Bhojani goes all in over the top
Imraan shows Pocket Kings
Jay has AK of Hearts
The board unfortunately runs dry for Jay, and he is our 8th place finisher
He walks away with R110 000
Stephen Courtney is our 9th place finisher
Stephen got into a massive pot with Ed Pastoll,
Ed had KK, and Stephen had AK of spades
When the flop came down with two spades and all low cards, all the money was going in.
Ed help up with his Kings
Stephen walks away with R85 000
We have our Final Table!!!
From Left to Right:
Nahum Lum – 2 525 000
Maneesh Singh – 865 000
Steven Courtney – 1 610 000
Xu Yue – 4 410 000
Imraan Bhojani – 2 515 000
Jay Baum – 830 000
Ed Pastoll – 3 535 000
Menesh Keshav – 1 985 000
Desmond Godfrey – 1 900 000
Good Luck Gentlemen!!
Melvin Chetty is our Final Table Bubble
Melvin was blinding away and eventually got it in with K8 and Menesh Keshav calls with QQ
The board ranges from 2 to 7, nothing higher and Melvin is our 10th place finisher
He walks away with R60 000
Leonard Wilken goes all in on the Small Blind
Ed Pastoll calls quickly
Ed shows QQ
Leonard shows AJ of clubs
The board runs out with a Jack and a potential straight draw, but Leonard doesn’t improve enough and is eliminated in 11th