Scott Margereson raised UTG+1 to 550,000, leaving himself just 25K behind. Tyler Stafman moved all in from the big blind, and Margereson called all in for 575,000 with .
Stafman turned over , and Margereson needed his hand to hold to stay alive.
The board came , and while Stafman rivered two pair, that same river card gave Margereson an ace-high flush to win the pot and double up in chips.
Scott Margereson – 1,375,000 (9 bb)
Tyler Stafman – 2,750,000 (18 bb)
With 15 players remaining from a field of 1,692, the average chip stack is around 5,650,000 (38 big blinds), and they are guaranteed at least $43,780 each.