Andy Black raised to 2,900 preflop, and Hassan Mechammil called, as did the big blind. The flop was , and the big blind checked. Black bet 4,700, and Mechammil put in a min-raise to 9,400. The blind folded, and Black announced, "All in." The dealer counted down the chips, and found Black's raise was for exactly 29,000 more. Mechammil called, and Black turned over . Mechammil showed , and Black would need help. The turn and river came , and Mechammil won the pot, sending Black to the rail. The fifth-place finisher in the 2005 Main Event will have to wait another year to make another Main Event final table.
Andy Black Eliminated