Stewart Yancik raised all in from under the gun for 80,000, Vadim Kostenko reraised all in from the small blind for 180,000 and “Miami” John Cernuto called from the big blind.
The flop was a beauty for Cernuto, coming down to give him a set of jacks and the nut low draw.
The turn, however, gave Yancik flush and straight outs.
The river was the , giving Yancik a jack-high straight to win half of the main pot, while Cernuto’s nut low and set of jacks scooped the side pot to eliminate Kostenko in fifth place.
John Cernuto – 1,250,000 (42 bb)
Stewart Yancik – 120,000 (4 bb)
Vadim Kostenko – Eliminated in 5th Place ($3,640)