Pedro Marques Eliminated in 5th Place ($1,251,500)
Level 34 : Blinds 250,000-500,000, 500,000 ante
Pedro Marques raised to 1,000,000 on the button and Philipe Pizzari shoved all in as the bigger stack from the small blind. Marques quickly called off his stack of 7,100,000 and the cards were on their backs.
The flop came and Marques still held the lead with the better kicker. The turn was the as Marquez was in a prime position to double up. However, the on the river gave Pizzari two pair and Marques was sent to the rail in fifth place.
"Get me a barf bag," Maria Ho commented from the booth as Marques was eliminated by a cold deck.