Jake Balsiger had the button to begin the hand. Action folded to to Jeremy Ausmus in the small blind, and he limped in. Greg Merson checked his option in the big blind, and the flop came down paired with two hearts: . Both players checked, and the turn was the . After Ausmus checked, Merson checked behind.
The completed the board on the river, and Ausmus and Merson both checked. Ausmus showed queen high with the to win the pot. Merson didn't show.