Greg Merson had the button and limped in. Jake Balsiger checked from the big blind to see the flop come down . Both players checked, and the turn was the . Balsiger bet 1.5 million, and Merson called.
The river card was the , and Balsiger checked. Merson bet 2.4 million, and Balsiger tank-called. Merson showed the , but his pair of hand lost to Balsiger's for a straight.