Monday, January 22, 2024 11:03 PM Local Time (about 28 days and 22 hours ago)
Denis Lee Wins Main Event for $207,020; Kaylen Lebaron Eliminated in 2nd Place ($127,720)
In a limped pot to a flop of , Denis Lee checked to Kaylen Lebaron who bet 500,000.
Lee quickly called and the turn brought the . What looked like a harmless turn card proved to anything but.
Lee checked again and now faced a bet of 1,000,000 from Lebaron. Lee then check-raised to 4,200,000.
Lebaron took a peek at his stack and then moved all in for just under 8,000,000 total.
Lee called and the hands were revealed.
Lee's two pair was ahead of the unfortunate inferior two pair that Lebaron had caught on the turn.
Needing a deuce to steal away the pot or a queen to chop, Lebaron instead saw the fall on the river, ending his run in 2nd place, as Lee took the title.
Dennis Lee - 29,680,000
Kaylen Lebaron - eliminated in 2nd place