Mike Dentale (Brooklyn, NY)
Mike Dentale limps from the button, Dean Chen moves all in for 2.1 million, Dentale calls.
Dentale: A♦ 3♣
Chen: K♠ 9♦
Flop: A♥ 10♣ 7♦ (Dentale pair of aces)
Dentale's pair of aces are best as he eliminates Chen to take the title.
"I folded seven or eight hands in a row and was patient," says Dentale who wins his second Borgata trophy. "I knew if he shoved I would have the best hand and it held up."
Dentale, who owns a windows company in New York, won a title in the 2011 Borgata Spring Poker Open for $57,000 and this is his second cash of this series after finishing 13th in Event 5 for $1,925.
Mike Dentale takes home $31,716 for his year's win and is look forward to the Championship Event (April 15-19).