Event 17: Snowmen Scoop

$5,300 Championship NLH $10 Million Guaranteed (Re-Entry)
End of Level 11: Blinds 500/1,000/100 ante

Andrew Boccia makes it 2200 to go from the hijack position. The player in seat 5 has the big blind and moves all in for about 10K. Roy Cohen calls from middle position. Boccia tanks for a bit before re-shoving for 21,400 total. Cohen makes the call. The cards are turned up:

Boccia: 8s8c
Seat 5: 4d4c
Cohen: KcQc

The board comes 7c9h9d2c2s and Boccia makes the better 2 pair, Eights and Nines to scoop up the pot and eliminate his opponent in the big blind and take a chunk from Cohen’s stack. Boccia has about 55K.

Players are currently on their 15 minute break. They’ll be returning to Level 12, blinds of 600/1200/ 200 ante. 360 players remain in Day 1C.