When we arrived at the table, Richard Lyndaker and Octo-Niner Russell Thomas were heads up on a flop of . Both players checked.
The turn was the , Lyndaker led out for 3,000, and Thomas raised to 9,300. Lyndaker called. The on the river paired the board and brought a third diamond, and Lyndaker checked. Thomas tossed out 15,000, and that bet was good enough win the pot.