Event 5: Pappas Off to a Fast Start

$155 No Limit Hold’em

Level 1: 50/100

John Pappas called 1,100 on the river with the board reading KhJs5c9hTc.

“If you got the queen, you win,” said his opponent.

Pappas tabled QcJh, giving him a straight and the pot. Pappas is fresh off a deep run in the $560 No Limit Hold’em event and has almost doubled his starting stack today. He sits with 19,000 in chips.