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Joe Elpayaa Eliminated in 16th Place ($38,092)
Level 21: 15,000-30,000, 4,000 ante
John Juanda raises from the small blind to 500,000, and Joe Elpayaa calls all in from the big blind for about 425,000 with 77. Juanda shows A8, and he'll need to improve to bust Elpayaa here.
The board comes AJ2K3, and Juanda pairs his ace on the flop to win the pot. Joe Elpayaa is eliminated in 16th place, earning $38,092.
The remaining 15 players are guaranteed at least $47,615, and hand-for-hand play comes to an end.
John Juanda - 2,550,000
Joe "BigEgypt" Elpayaa - Out in 16th Place ($38,092)
12:22 PM, 12/18/09