Event 25: $1,500 Limit Hold'em Shootout

Derden Does It

Preston Derden has become the latest player to move on to the final table after defeating Millie Shiu heads up. Derden was able to overcome a large chip deficit and come back to defeat Shiu.

On the final hand, Shiu got it all in blind and Derden called blind as well.

Shiu: {5-Spades}{4-Clubs}
Derden: {9-Hearts}{2-Hearts}

The board ran out {2-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}{J-Hearts}{9-Diamonds}{4-Hearts}.

"You run so good! You even made the flush," exclaimed Shiu after the hand.

Derden will be taking 157,500 chips into the final table tomorrow while Shiu will be collecting $3,088 in prize money.

Preston Derden 157,500 42,500
Millie Shiu Ulkona