Dan Smith raised to 2,500 from the cutoff, Gus Hansen called from the button, Leon Tsoukernik three-bet to 10,000 from the small blind, David Benyamine four-bet shoved for 27,000 from the big blind, Smith folded, Hansen folded, and Tsoukernik called.
The flop came down , giving Tsoukernik the lead with a set of sevens. The turn was the , giving Benyamine a few extra outs with a straight draw to survive. The river was the , giving Benyamine a set of eights to double through Tsoukernik.
Mark Gregorich faced off against Gary Benson, with the action caught up on the river. Benson, who was in the big blind, checked to Gregorich (under the gun). Gregorich fired 12,500 into a pot of roughly 30,000 chips. Benson took his time but eventually wanted to see Gregorich's cards and paid the price.
Gregorich opened his for a top pair and top kicker, adding another chunk to his big stack.