Cate Hall Eliminated by Dan Shak

Feb 29, 2016

Cate Hall

Phil Laak raises from middle position, Cate Hall (pictured) moves all in from the cutoff for 55,000, and Dan Shak calls from the button. Laak folds.

Hall turns over Diamond 10Club 10, and she needs to improve to stay alive against Shak’s Spade AHeart A.

The board comes Club ADiamond 5Diamond 4Spade 3Diamond K, and Shak flops a set of aces to win the pot and eliminate Hall from the tournament.

Dan Shak  –  430,000  (143 bb)
Cate Hall  –  Eliminated

Cate Hall is currently leading the Hublot WPT Player of the Year race, though her lead could be threatened in this event. Her closest POY competitors who are still in the field are Darryll Fish (who needs to finish 18th or higher to pass Hall) and Mike Shariati (who needs 12th or higher).

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