Live Events 2
Event #69: $1,500 Marathon No Limit Hold'em
Days:
1

Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar Eliminated in 2nd Place ($228,212)

Jaxon • Level 33: 200,000-400,000, 50,000 ante

Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar limped from the button before he called off for 8.5 million after Nick "rdcrsn" Maimone jammed from the big blind.

Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar: {a-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}
Nick "rdcrsn" Maimone: {k-Spades}{8-Hearts}

Maimone took a quick lead in the hand after pairing his king on the {6-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}{k-Hearts} flop. He eliminated Bittar in second place for $228,212 after the {6-Spades} came on the turn followed by the {j-Diamonds} on the river.

Meanwhile, Nick "rdcrsn" Maimone has won his first WSOP gold bracelet along with the $302,472 top prize. In addition, Maimone won a WSOP Europe package valued at $15,000.

Stay tuned at PokerNews for the recap of the Marathon.

Player Chips Progress
Nick "rdcrsn" Maimone
Nick "rdcrsn" Maimone
36,000,000 9,264,000
Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar
Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar
Busted