Early Monday morning, Nguyen took the chip lead, stacked over 17M. By 1:11am, Nguyen was eliminated in 11th place, done in by consecutive sets, greatly diminishing the overall appeal of the final table.
Nguyen was clearly the crowd favorite, telling them afterwards:
"But the most important thing is I want to thank the fans. Without you guys, we wouldn’t have Scotty Nguyen. We’re disappointed, but let me tell you, you guys gave me all I need."
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