Mike Sexton opened to 80,000 from the cutoff, and Daniel Negreanu defended his big blind. The dealer fanned , Negreanu checked, and Sexton continued for 125,000. Negreanu called.
The turn was the , and Negreanu checked again. Sexton fired 250,000, and Negreanu called.
The river was the , and Negreanu checked one last time. Sexton bet 275,000, and Negreanu check-raised to 700,000.
"Wow," Sexton blurted.
The poker hall-of-famer went into the tank for the better part of two minutes before finally calling.
"You got it," Negreanu announced.
Sexton tabled , Negreanu mucked, and Sexton scooped the pot.