John Monnette, who crippled Paul Sokoloff in a Stud 8 hand moments earlier, raised from the small blind. Sokoloff made it three bets, and Monnette called. The flop came down , and Monnette led out. Sokoloff raised, Monnette instantly re-raised, and Sokoloff called all in.
The turn was the , giving Monnette a leading pair of sevens. The suicide king () completed the board, eliminating Sokoloff in third place.