Ryan Riess had a bet of 40,000 in front of him on the button when we got to his table, with the board reading . Riess' cutoff opponent was deciding whether to call the overbet — the pot was about 25,000 — for his tournament life, since he had about 35,000. Eventually, he did call with , but Riess had him beat with . The river was a , and the former WSOP Main Event champ dragged the pot.
Riess Eliminates One