Shaun Deeb Eliminated in 18th Place ($20,564)
Level 20 : 8,000-15,000, 0 ante
Mikael Thuritz raised before the flop, and Shaun Deeb called from the big blind to go heads-up.
It came , and Deeb check-called a bet. On the turn, though, he led out, and Thuritz was the one doing the calling. On the river, the filled out the board, and Deeb had just one bet left. He thought for just a moment before sticking it in there, and Thuritz quickly called.
"Straight," Deeb announced, and it was no good. Thuritz's appeared on the other side of the felt, followed by the as the best four-card hand. Deeb dropped his cards down onto the table with a frustrated sigh, then quickly asked where to get his cashout ticket. It'll be worth just more than $20,000.