A string of bad losses ended Gustavo Mastelotto’s entry into Event 94: $5,000 NL Hold’em 8 Hands. The Santa Catarina native exited the Horseshoe Casino in Las Vegas in 29th place for $21,661.
By the third level, Gustavo dropped to 7 BBS after losing an all-in pre-flop. . With A♠K against A 9, he saw Edward Mroczkowski hit 5 6 3 4 4 J.
Shortly thereafter, the deck became even more brutal for Gustavo. With only a few big blinds, he moved all-in with Guo Liangwei and turned over JCheckJ♠. The Chinese chess player on board dominated with 8\8♣ and defeated him with 7♠6♣4\3\8♣.
The long-distance running of the 94th item is another good result of Gustavo in Las Vegas. Just as his journey began, he won a tournament at the Wynn Casino. Also at the casino, he won $136,000 playing the $1,600 NLH 2M GTD.