Howard Lederer put up a good fight after Huck Seed doubled through him, but he could only last so long. Lederer moved all in on the button for a total of 138,000. Seed shrugged and knew the math said he had to call. The audience got to its feet for the final showdown.
The flop didn't change much, but as has happened over and over again this tournament, the plot thickened on the turn. The gave Seed a flush draw, but Lederer picked up an open-ended straight draw. Neither draw got there with the on the river, and Seed took the pot with top pair to knock out Lederer in second place.