Charity Series of Poker
Level 18 (4,000/8,000/1,000)
Total Entrants: 86
Players Remaining: 2
Chip Average: 430,000
James McKinnon (pictured) started three-handed play second in chips but departs in third place in the CSOP. McKinnon lost an all-in to Tommy Bates and it was all downhill from there.
Mark Kaganovsky opened the button to 18,000 and McKinnon moved all-in out of the small blind for 130,000 total. Kaganovsky called with and had the of McKinnon dominated.
The board belonged to Kaganovsky and McKinnon exits on the podium. Kaganovsky opens heads up play against Tommy Bates with a 3-1 chip lead.