Brock Runs it Up

  • Big Stax XXIX 500 2:30PM
  • Level 19: 5,000/10,000/10,000
  • Total Players: 862
  • Players Remaining: 78

Kyle Brock ran into back to back big hands.  The first Ramone Herrera had opened to 23k, 3bet by Eli Hersh in the SB to 40k, and Brock moved all in for 206k.  Herrera folded and called.

Brock: 10-10

Hersh: 77

Board ran out clean for Brock to double up and win the hand.

The next hand the blinds went up, and Hersh open shoved all in for his remaining 235k, Brock moved all in over top, and Ben Fansler moved all in for less (with less than 100k).

Board ran out: 4-5-2-J-9

Hersh: K-10 for k-high

Fansler: AA

Brock: JJ for a set of J’s to eliminate both players in 80th and 79th places for $1,269, and run his stack up to around 750k.