The final hand may have determined the winner of the WCC Event #13 Deepstack Turbo, but the writing was on the wall several hands earlier when Ernest Kelly hit the full house to fatally wound Eric Perrier.
When Eric went in with pocket tens, , his odds of winning the pot looked pretty sound. But Ernest’s hole cards were , and when the community cards were dealt, , Ernest won 90 percent of Eric’s stack.
Although Eric valiantly attempted to battle back, Ernest’s big stack was just too much of a hurdle to overcome.
When the last hand was played, Ernest raised all in with and Eric called. His hole cards were . But the community cards were on Ernest’s side as they came down .
As runner up, Eric’s take of the prize pool was $2,342.
As the winner, Ernest takes home $2,650, the trophy, and a champion’s bragging rights.
Congratulations to Ernest for grinding it out to the finish line!