Event #1: $500 Casino Employees No-Limit Hold'em

Christopher Ellis Double Ups

• Level 12: 1,000-2,000, 300 ante

Christopher Ellis, from Las Vegas, NV shoved all in from middle position for 15,200 chips. The big blind, Diana Zhao, from Los Angeles, CA called after tanking for a minute.

Ellis flipped up {10-Diamonds}{10-Hearts} and Zhao showed {k-Hearts}{q-Diamonds}.

The flop came {9-Hearts}{10-Clubs}{7-Hearts}, giving Ellis trip tens. It just kept getting better for Ellis when the {7-Diamonds} came on the turn, giving him a full house. The river came out {8-Hearts} and Ellis sits with 30,400 in front of him.

Tags: Christopher EllisDiana Zhao