Event #57: The $1,000,000 Big One for One Drop

Black Jacks for Merson

[user101598] • Level 7: 12,000-24,000, 4,000 ante
Greg Merson

Brandon Steven raised to 67,000 in early position, Greg Merson called on his direct left, Erik Seidel called on the button, and Scott Seiver and Connor Drinan called from the blinds. The flop came {3-Clubs}{2-Diamonds}{8-Clubs}, both players in the blinds checked, and Steven continued for 172,000. Only Merson called.

The turn was the {10-Diamonds}, Steven checked, and Merson bet 280,000. Steven called.

Both players knuckled on the river ({6-Clubs}), and Merson dragged the pot with {j-Spades}{j-Clubs}.

Chip Counts
Greg Merson us 3,350,000 575,000
Brandon Steven us 3,105,000 -200,000

Tags: Greg MersonBrandon Steven