Lauri Varonen called from the small blind and Ben Tollerene raised to 3,000. Varonen called, and the flop fell . Varonen checked and Tollerene bet 3,000. Varonen made it 15,000, and Tollerene shoved for 30,000 or so effective.
Varonen held the lead with top two, and the turn was a , improving neither player. On the river, a hit, giving Tollerene a straight and knocking Varonen out. He informed the other two players he would not be reentering.
On the first hand of heads-up play, Isaac Haxton flopped top boat with and got paid off for 10,000 on the river on a board of . He now has the lead.