Hand #175 - Amato Galasso has the button, he limps, Rodman moves all in, and Galasso quickly calls with
. Rodman shows
, and he'll need to improve to bust Galasso.
The flop comes
, and Rodman takes the lead with a pair of jacks.
The turn card is the
, and Galasso needs to catch a deuce for a chop (with five-high straights) or a king to win the pot and double up.
The river card is the
, and Blair Rodman wins the pot -- and the bracelet -- with a pair of jacks.
Amato Galasso is eliminated in second place, earning $448,808.
Blair Rodman wins Event #47 ($2,000 No-Limit Hold'em), earning $707,898, a Corum watch, and a coveted WSOP bracelet.
Here are the final table payouts:
1st - Blair Rodman - $707,898
2nd - Amato Galasso - $448,808
3rd - Klein Kim Bach - $289,314
4th - Anna Wroblewski - $192,876
5th - Steve 'Stan' Crawford - $135,384
6th - Roland de Wolfe - $98,293
7th - Joe Pelton - $74,183
8th - David Schnettler - $55,637
9th - Mark McKibben - $42,655