Event #74: The Little One for One Drop - $1,000 +111 No-Limit Hold'em
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Alexander Doubles Through Shappelle

simkha • Level 30: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante
Dejuante Alexander

Dejuante Alexander got his entire stack of about 1,150,000 into the middle before the flop against Kyle Shappelle who had him covered.

Alexander: {A-Spades}{J-Clubs}
Shappelle: {8-Spades}{8-Hearts}

Alexander was racing for his tournament life and needed to improve against Shappelle's pocket pair in order to survive. The board ran out {A-Clubs}{K-Hearts}{10-Spades}{2-Clubs}{4-Hearts} and Alexander paired his ace to win the pot and double up.

Player Chips Progress
Kyle Shappelle us
Kyle Shappelle
us 4,280,000 -1,820,000
Dejuante Alexander us
Dejuante Alexander
us 2,350,000 1,300,000

Tags: Dejuante AlexanderKyle Shappelle