Following a flop of , Hal Rotholz was all in for 285,000 from the big blind against “Miami” John Cernuto in the small blind.
Cernuto had all the draws, while Rotholz had a pair of queens and needed to fade a lot to survive.
The turn was the , improving Rotholz to trip eights.
The river was the , though, giving Cernuto a flush along with the nut low, eliminating Rotholz in third place.
John Cernuto – 1,400,000 (23 bb)
Long Nguyen – 700,000 (12 bb)
Hal Rotholz – Eliminated in 3rd Place ($7,790)