Mike Connors opened for 2,400 and was called by big stack Jay Graunstadt. The two players saw a flop of . Connors checked and when Graunstadt bet 6,000 Connors moved all in.
Graunstadt quickly called and when the tournament director arrived he instructed them to turn over their hands.
Graunstadt had flopped the straight. The turn and river saw all the remaining players make the money.
Commiserations to Connors who was disappointed but extremely gracious in defeat, informing PokerNews that he was a dealer at Harrah’s and when he wasn’t dealing he liked to play a ton of MTTs on WSOP.com under the username “ValueTown” where he's had an account since Jan 19th.