After a flop of , Amir Baron checked, Buck Bucceri bet 100,000, and Baron check-raised to about 325,000.
Bucceri moved all in, and Baron called all in for 1,365,000 with for a pair of eights with a gutshot straight draw.
Bucceri turned over for a pair of nines with a different gutshot straight draw, and Baron needed to improve to stay alive.
The turn card was the , the river card was the , and Baron rivered trip eights to win the pot and double up in chips.
Amir Baron – 2,875,000 (58 bb)
Buck Bucceri – 1,885,000 (38 bb)
1st: $18,435 + LHPO trophy