Brian Hewitt Defeats James Routos ($4,656)
Brian Hewitt and James Routos got all in after a flop.
"You have a big pair?" Routos asked.
Hewitt revealed .
"Oh, that's a nice hand," Routos said, turning over for a pair and an open-ended straight flush draw.
Bricks arrived on the turn and river in the form of and , and Hewitt took nearly all of Routos' chips. He finished Routos off a few hands later, and he's the first player to punch a final four ticket, doing so 2-0.
According to a bystander, Hewitt has breezed to eight straight victories.