Hand #127: Chris Solomon Eliminated in 2nd Place ($42,508)
Level 25 : 15,000-30,000, 5,000 ante
Hand 127: Chris Solomon raised to 60,000 and Bryan Hollis three-bet to 165,000. Solomon called.
The flop came and Hollis continued for 170,000. Solomon stacked up his chips and slid his entire stack forward, moving all in for 655,000. Hollis snap-called.
Solomon tabled and Hollis showed . Solomon needed some help with ten-high, but the turn was the and he was drawing dead to the on the river.
Solomon was eliminated and is the runner up in Event #1: $565 Casino Employees No-Limit Hold'em, taking home $42,508 for his deep run today. Hollis is the winner and has earned himself $68,817 for the win, along with the first gold bracelet of the 2017 World Series of Poker.
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