Event #25: $500 No-Limit Hold'em Summer Saver

Pocket Rockets for Poker Industry Veteran Tommy Bates

Chad_Holloway • Level 31: 14,000-28,000, 3,500 ante
Tommy Bates

Christopher "Pokeher2014" Fuchs min-raised to 56,000 from the hijack only to have poker industry veteran Tommy "BBANTE" Bates min-click it back to 84,000 from the button. Both blinds folded, Fuchs moved all in for 758,058, and Bates called off for 403,908.

Christopher "Pokeher2014" Fuchs: {k-Spades}{q-Spades}
Tommy "BBANTE" Bates: {a-Hearts}{a-Diamonds}

Bates had the granddaddy of all hands and shipped the big double after the board ran out a safe {5-Hearts}{2-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}{a-Clubs}{8-Diamonds}.

Player Chips Progress
Tommy "BBANTE" Bates
Tommy "BBANTE" Bates
Christopher "Pokeher2014" Fuchs us
Christopher "Pokeher2014" Fuchs
us 354,150 -611,807

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