$2500 + $200 Championship NLH Double Play (Re-Entry)
Nick Bennett (Bennington, VT) turns a straight with Q 10 and gets his opponent to call of his remaining chips for a 120k chip pot. Two hands later Bennett takes out a short stack with KJ vs K9 and now has 166k.
"I guess all you have to do is stop playing poker for six months," says the recent college graduate, who quit his job a week ago to play poker.
After graduating from Castleton State College of Vermont, Bennett tried working, but figured he'd put his mathematics degree to work at the poker tables.