Stephen Rivers was in possession of a micro stack, playing fewer than one big bet. His peanuts went in pre in a hand against Chris Ferguson. Both players turned their cards face up and Rivers showed a pair of sixes.
Ferguson had a gutshot straight draw on fifth as he hit the and then paired his seven on sixth street. Rivers had a flush draw on sixth but he couldn't find any of his numerous outs on the river, peeling a blank .
Rivers was eliminated in 9th place just before the end of the second level of the day.