Hand #157: Young Eum Eliminated in 3rd Place ($354,000)

Dec 19, 2022

Eisenberg Eliminates Eum-3
Photo:  Lara Eisenberg and Young Eum hug following Eum’s elimination in third place.

Young Eum raises from the button to 4,000,000 with Heart ASpade Q, Lara Eisenberg moves all in from the small blind for 75,600,000 with Heart JClub J, and Eum calls allin for 40,000,000.

It’s a race situation, and Eum needs to improve to stay alive.

The board comes Spade KSpade 9Heart 7Diamond 2Club 2, and the pocket jacks hold up for Eisenberg to win the pot and eliminate Eum in third place.

Young Eum  –  Eliminated in 3rd Place  ($354,000)

The final two players will take a roughly 20-minute break before heads-up play begins.

Lara Eisenberg  –  119,600,000  (60 bb)
Stephen Song  –  43,800,000  (22 bb)

Eisenberg and Song Fist Bump Following Eum's EliminationPhoto:  Lara Eisenberg and Stephen Song fist bump after a roller coaster three-handed battle.

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