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Poker Pro Vanessa Rousso Makes 'Big Brother' Final Three

32-Year-Old Is Favorite To Win The $500,000, Says Report


The hit reality TV show Big Brother is now down to a final three and still alive in the competition is poker pro Vanessa Rousso. The 17th season of Big Brother began with 17 competitors.

There’s a $500,000 prize for the last person standing, with $50,000 for the runner-up. The show was whittled down to the final three on Wednesday. The next episode is Sunday, followed by the 90-minute season finale on Sept. 23.

According to analysis by, Rousso is the favorite to win at this point.

The show involves challenges and voting to evict cast members from the house.

A victory for the Florida native would be more than the third largest score of her poker career. She has won more than $4.5 million in poker tournaments over the past 10 years.

Rousso was the person who got to pick who was evicted in fifth place. Fans of the show have said on Twitter that she may be one of the best players in the show’s history.

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