Only 205 remain in the main event
Just as play was concluding on Day 5 there was action at the secondary feature table. After making an amazing post-dinner comeback and reaching 1.2 million in chips at one point, Scotty Nguyen made a few costly decisions and his tournament ended as his A-J couldn't defeat Mads Wissing's pocket kings. His rise and fall eerily reminded me of this moment in 2007 when he seemed to be poised for a final-table run only to come up short.
Nguyen's elimination was emblematic of the day's action. From ...
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