Erik Seidel opened with a raise to an unknown amount and found a call from David Benefield in the big blind. The flop brought and both players checked to see a turn. Fourth street was the and Benefield checked once again. Seidel fired 150,000 and Benefield called.
The river was the and Benefield checked for a third time. Seidel bet 250,000 and Benefield snapped him off. Seidel tabled for a flopped straight, but unfortunately was behind Benefield's for a higher straight. Benefield dragged in the pot and is now sitting on 1.7 million in chips.