Greg Merson opened for 3,200 then saw an opponent sitting three seats down in late position raise to 6,200. It came back to Merson who four-bet to 19,000, and his opponent called.
The flop came , and when Merson fired 14,300, his opponent called. The turn brought the and another bet from Merson — this time for 24,600 — and once more his opponent called.
The river was the , and this time Merson slowed down to check. His opponent wasted little time declaring he was all in, and without much pause Merson let his hand go, saying "ace-king suited" afterwards.