Event 13: $1,500 Limit Hold'em

Israel Makes the Nuts

If you've traveled the World Series of Poker Circuit at all, then you've certainly heard of Roland Israel. Israel is famous for winning the 2010 WSOP-C Main Event at Caesars Atlantic City, and then final tabling it again the next two years. Israel has over $1 million in live career tournament earnings, and is in the field today.

When we reached his table moments ago, the was heads up with the gentleman on his left, and the board read {j-Hearts}{8-Clubs}{3-Spades}. Israel's opponent check-called a bet, and the turn brought the {5-Clubs}. Both players checked,

The river was the {7-Diamonds}, and Israel's opponent led out. Israel raised immediately, and his opponent tank-called. Israel rolled over {10-Diamonds}{9-Clubs} for the nuts, and his opponent unhappily mucked.

Roland Israel 23,500 4,500

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