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Jonathan Monsalves Eliminated in 2nd Place ($55,256)

Jonathan Monsalves - 2nd place

Julian Menendez limped in on the button and Jonathan Monsalves shoved all in for about 3.2 million. Menendez carefully studied his opponent's stack before opting to call.

Menendez: {4-Spades}{4-Hearts}
Monsalves: {A-Spades}{5-Diamonds}

The flop came down {8-Hearts}{6-Clubs}{2-Spades}, offering little help to Monsalves. The {J-Clubs} turn left him six outs to keep his title hopes alive, but the {10-Diamonds} river ended his run with a second-place finish.

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Julian Menendez ar
Julian Menendez
ar 10,215,000 3,315,000
Jonathan Monsalves
Jonathan Monsalves

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