Andras Koroknai had the button. Greg Merson opened to 700,000 from middle position, Michael Esposito called out of the small blind, and the flop was . Both players checked.
The turn was the , and Esposito led for 800,000. Merson called. The completed the board, and Esposito led again - this time for 1.25 million. Merson tanked for 30 seconds or so, then raised to 3.7 million. Esposito immediately called.
Merson tabled , Esposito mucked, and Merson raked in the pot.