$400 No-Limit Hold'em

Allan Alejandro Eliminated in 2nd Place ($10,000)

ajlamers • Level 19: 8,000-16,000, 2,000 ante

In the first hand of heads-up play, Allan Alejandro shoved all in for 225,000 on the button. Darren Penner quickly called and the cards were on their backs with Alejandro at risk.

Darren Penner: {a-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}
Allan Alejandro: {q-Clubs}{j-Clubs}

The flop came {k-Hearts}{7-Spades}{3-Diamonds} and Penner was still in the lead with his ace-high. The turn brought the {8-Diamonds} and Alejandro needed to catch a queen or jack to stay alive. The river was the {8-Hearts} and Alejandro was forced to settle for second place.

Player Chips Progress
Darren Penner CA
Darren Penner
CA 1,215,000 225,000
Allan Alejandro
Allan Alejandro

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