With the board showing , Aaron Flores got it all in from the button with for a king-high straight, but he was facing elimination against the of John Stevenson, who had the lead with an ace-high straight.
The river card was — the !
Flores was saved by the ace on the river, giving both players identical ace-high straights to chop the pot.
John Stevenson – 8,400,000 (56 bb)
Aaron Flores – 4,000,000 (27 bb)
With 20 players remaining from a field of 4,535, the average chip stack is around 4,525,000 (30 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $9,660 each.