Joseph Ebanks Eliminated in 22nd Place ($15,552)
Livello 19 : 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante
Joseph Ebanks' brain fade has cost him dearly, having lost his tournament life to Eddie Blumenthal.
On a board that read ; Ebanks shipped the rest of his stack into the middle after the river; Blumenthal looked puzzled, but called anyway.
Turns out Ebanks had for only two pair, and by the way he reacted, he genuinely hadn't seen the straight draw out there. Blumenthal did - and in fact had it - with , thus Ebanks was sent off to collect $15,552 for his 22nd place finish.