Event 17: John Holley Doubles Thru Steven Bennett

$1,100 Deep Stack Seniors 50+ (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 18:  4,000/8,000 with an 8,000 ante
Players Remaining:  7 of 117

John Holley
John Holley

John Holley got it all in from the small blind for 65,000 with Kh8d, and he needed to improve to stay alive against the Ad10h of Steven Bennett on the button.

The board came Jd10d8s9dQs, and Holley rivered a king-high straight to win the pot and double up in chips.

John Holley  –  146,000  (18 bb)
Steven Bennett  –  471,000  (59 bb)

With seven players remaining from a field of 117, the average chip stack is around 334,000 (42 big blinds), and the remaining players are guaranteed at least $4,315 each.