Thomas Nguyen's tournament life was hanging on by a thread, but one big suck-out can turn that all around.
Nguyen moved all in from middle position for 33,000 but was met by two opponents with monster hands. Nguyen held , one opponent had , and the other opponent had .
The dealer fanned the flop , and Nguyen hit one of his outs to take the lead. The turn was the , and the river was another ace, giving him a full triple-up.
Nguyen kept his hopes alive to become a millionaire, just like his brother, Qui Nguyen, did last year in the 2016 WSOP Main Event.