On Wednesday in Las Vegas, Chris Brewer topped a field of 57 entries to win Event #8: $25,000 No-Limit Hold’em at the 2021 Poker Masters for $427,500. In addition to the prize money, Brewer earned 257 points for the Poker Masters leaderboard, which vaulted him into second place overall in
Action folded to Darren Elias in the cutoff, and he opened to 65,000. Alex Foxen was in the big blind and called. The flop fell [Ah9cTc], and Foxen checked. Elias bet 30,000, and Foxen called. The dealer burned and turned the [9h] and Foxen lead for 45,000. Elias moved all-in,
Action folded to Ap Louis Garza in the small blind, and he opened to 55,000. Darren Elias was in the big blind and called. The flop fell [Qs7c2d], and Elias checked. Garza bet 30,000, and Elias check-raised to 90,000. Garza raised to 505,000, and Elias called all-in for 480,000 total.