Jim Wiley (N. Bergern, NJ)
On a flop of 3♣ 4♥ 5♣, Will Failla moves all in and Jim Wiley snap calls.
Failla: 9♣ 6♣ (flush draw, OE straight draw)
Wiley: A♥ Q♣
Turn: Q♥ (Wiley pair of aces)
River: 5♠ (no change)
Wiley wins the title, trophy and cash with a pair of queens. "I beat one heck of a man there," says Wiley who was thrilled to beat Will "the thrill" Failla.
"He's obviously no slouch," adds the retired government official, "he's got a great reputation. I can now tell my friends that I beat him the next time he's on tv."