Peter Hong Eliminated in 9th Place ($34,580)
Level 28 : 40,000-80,000, 80,000 ante
Hand #45: Joe Curcio raised to 160,000 from the cutoff and Peter Hong shoved in the small blind. Joseph Liberta quickly folded his big blind and Curcio asked how much the shove was for. Hong confirmed he had 760,000 in total and Curcio made the call.
The board ran out for Curcio to hold with the higher hole cards to eliminate Hong in 9th place for $34,580.