Chip leader Alex Hendriks opened under the gun, and to his immediate left Andy Hills pushed for 642k. It folded back around to Hendriks; he made the call, and Hills was soon flipping for his tournament life.
Hills: Ac Qs
Hendriks: Ts Tc
Board: 8s 8d 7h 4d 5h
With that, our short-stack ninja finally succumbed in ninth place. Hendriks is up to 2.9 million – almost double the stack of the next guy.