Jan Nakladal raised to 200,000 from middle position, then Dan Owen called from the hijack seat. Clement Tripodi called out of the big blind, and the flop came down . Tripodi checked, and Nakladal checked. Owen fired 325,000, and Tripodi called. Nakladal folded.
The turn was the , and Tripodi led for 475,000. Owen raised all in for 2.965 million. Tripodi didn't snap-call, but he also didn't tank for too long before calling. He held the for a straight that he had flopped, and Owen had the .
The river was the and that failed to help Owen, who was looking for a ten to make Broadway. Tripodi won the pot and doubled up. He was all in for 2.365 million, and Owen was left with 600,000 in chips.