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Event 36: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout

Jeremiah Fitzpatrick Eliminated in 2nd Place ($228,261)

Jeremiah Fiztpatrick - 2nd Place

After being defeated in the previous hand, Jeremiah Fitzpatrick was forced all in in the dark. Fitzpatrick picked up {K-Spades}{J-Diamonds} against Craig McCorkell's {10-Spades}{9-Clubs}.

McCorkell took the lead on the {A-Spades}{6-Diamonds}{10-Diamonds} by pairing his ten, but Fitzpatrick was able to jump ahead when the {J-Spades} turned. Fitzpatrick ensured the double up on the {J-Hearts} river.

Fitzpatrick moved all in blind again the next hand and was called by McCorkell.

McCorkell: {8-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds}
Fitzpatrick: {5-Hearts}{2-Clubs}

McCorkell had Fitzpatrick crushed and kept it that way on the {8-Hearts}{A-Clubs}{Q-Clubs}. McCorkell's victory was ensured when the {K-Hearts} turned. The {A-Spades} completed the board but by that time McCorkell was being lauded by his rail with cheers and celebratory chants.

Fitzpatrick, on the other hand, will take home $228,261 for his second place finish.

Player Chips Progress
Craig McCorkell gb
Craig McCorkell
gb 5,285,000 45,000
Jeremiah Fitzpatrick us
Jeremiah Fitzpatrick
us Busted

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