Event 5 Flight B: Joel Gola Takes One Out

Escalator VII Series Event 5
$1,700 No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 11:  1,000/1,500 with a 1,500 ante
Flight B Players Remaining:  59 of 162

Gary Gelman raised to 4,000 in middle position, the player in the hijack three-bet all in for 27,500, Joel Gola called in the cutoff and Gelman called.

The flop was Tc8s6h, Gelman checked, Gola bet 15,000 and Gelman folded.

Gola showed QcQh, leading his opponent’s As4s.

The 6d turn and 5s river completed the board, safe for Gola to score the elimination.

Joel Gola  –  350,000  (233 bb)