Event 1: 9th place – Tim Pettus

$560 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)

Level 25:  Blinds 15k/30k/5k ante

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Jim Rumptz opened for 60k and Ron Puleo called from the small blind.  Tim Pettus came along from the big blind and the flop fell K 9 9.  Ron bet 30k, Tim folded and Jim called.

Turn was a 3 and Ron checked.  Jim bet 70k and Ron called.  River was a Queen and both checked.  Ron showed KJ suited for Kings-up and Jim mucked.  Ron chipped up to about 700k while Jim dropped to ~300k.

Ron opened for 60k on the button and Tim shoved for 90k from the small blind.  Ron called, showing AQ suited.  Tim’s AJ offsuit was in bad shape.  Board bricked out 9 3 2 8 4 and Ron claimed another pot, chipping up to ~900k.

Tim Pettus busted out in 9th place, earning $2,764.