Jason Bartholomew raised to 225,000 in the cutoff and Greg Koutelidakis defended the big blind.
The flop came and Bartholomew bet 325,000. Koutelidakis then jammed for his 2.8 million stack, sending Bartholomew deep into the tank. He thought about it for some time and said, "I have a really big hand". Eventually, he called and the hands were revealed.
Koutelidakis flopped two pair and Bartholomew had top pair and the nut flush draw in this huge, early pot.
The dealer put down the on the turn and Bartholomew yelled, "Yes!" as he found what he was looking for. However, Koutelidakis could still make a boat, but the dealer completed the board with the as Bartholomew gave a clap of his hands while the dealer slid him the pot.
Koutelidakis is gone in a quick elimination at the final table, meanwhile, Bartholomew takes the chip lead.