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Event #38: High Roller No-Limit Hold'em 8-Handed

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  • Buy-in: $50,000
  • Prizepool: $3,877,875
  • Entries: 81
  • Remaining: 5


Monday, August 31, 2015 1:08 AM Local Time
John Kostelac Hits a Two-Outer to Stay Alive

Brian Walters limps from late position and John Kostelac shoves the button for 152,000. John Gorsuch folds the small blind and it's on Ken Taffaro in the big blind. He calls sending the action over to Walters. Walters sits still for a minute before he slides his cards into the muck. Kostelac is at risk holding    against the    of Taffaro.

A flop of     improves neither player, but gives Taffaro outs to a flush and straight while taking away the   as an out from Kostelac.

The turn is the  . Kostelac heads to the river with two outs.

Kostelac jumps from the table and claps his hands as the dealer reveals the   on the river improving him to a pair and earning him the pot.

John Kostelac - 370,000 (18 bb)
Ken Taffaro - 590,000 (29 bb)

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