$500 NLHE Main Event (Re-Entry)
Level 28: 30,000/60,000/10,000 Ante
Players Remaining: Tournament Complete
In 2011, he beat Phil Hellmuth, Jr. heads-up to win a World Series of Poker bracelet. He sent one of Hellmuth’s best friends, Mark Kroon, to the payout window today. He even came ready to play in a softball game in full uniform which he ended up not making on his road to tonight’s final table. But missing the game was definitely worth it because following a wild final hand, Eric Rodawig is now a PPC Poker Tour champion after winning the Main Event of the PPC Poker Tour Horseshoe Council Bluffs Series.
On a board of , Rodawig fired 375,000 chips and Scott Davis put in 1,250,000 chips putting his tournament life on the line. Rodawig called and the cards were turned up with Rodawig holding for two pair but Davis had flopped a straight with his . It looked like Davis was on his way to taking the lead in their heads-up match but the river brought the giving Rodawig a full house and the championship.
Eric Rodawig wins $19,999, a $5,000 PPC Aruba Package to the PPC Aruba World Championship in November, a pair of Blue Shark Optics Glasses, apparel from Kicker Problem/Kicker Power and a spot in the PPC Poker Tour Champion of Champions Tournament at Maryland Live! Casino in Decebmer.
Scott Davis finishes in 2nd place winning $12,362 and a $5,000 PPC Aruba Package.
Congratulations to the 2016 PPC Poker Tour Horseshoe Council Bluffs Series Main Event Champion – Eric Rodawig!