Sunday, May 14, 2017
Nick Jivkov Eliminated by Rob Wazwaz in 21st Place
Immediately after knocking out Jacob Baumgartner, Rob Wazwaz raised 32,000 on the button. WSOP bracelet winner Nick Jivkov then went all in for 217,000.
Back to Wazwaz, he started talking to himself as he made his decision. Then he said to Jivkov, "You always have it here... I have it too."
"We both have it," Jivkov confirmed, and after about a minute of deliberation, Wazwaz put forward calling chips.
Jivkov's was ahead of Wazwaz's .
The board came and Wazwaz asked for a diamond, which he got with the turn.
The river was the , giving Wazwaz a pair of aces to eliminate Jivkov and take the chip lead.
Rob Wazwaz - 1,700,000
Nick Jivkov - 21st place ($5,352)
Level - 22
Blinds - 8,000/16,000
Antes - 2,000
Remaining - 18/526
-- Valerie Cross - Hold'em Live Updates