Michael Scoma raised from middle position to 70,000, and his opponent called from the button.
The flop came , Scoma bet 100,000, and his opponent moved all in.
Scoma called with for a flopped king-high straight, and his opponent turned over for a pair of jacks with an open-ended straight draw.
The turn card paired the board with the , the river card was the , and Scoma won the pot with his straight to eliminate his opponent and move up to a massive chipleading stack of five million.
Michael Scoma – 5,000,000 (167 bb)
With about 120 players remaining from a field of 6,134, the average chip stack is about 1,020,000 (34 big blinds). The field is in the money, and the remaining players are guaranteed at least $2,230 each.