Christopher Laieta opened to 500,000 from the cutoff, Dan Sweeney three-bet to 1,700,000 from the small blind, Laieta four-bet to 4,500,000, and Sweeney made the call.
Sweeney checked the flop, and Laieta checked back.
Sweeney bet 3,550,000 on the turn, and Laieta made the call.
Sweeney checked the river, and Laieta went all in, committing his last 8,600,000 to the pot. Sweeney, with 12,000,000 left, went deep into the tank, eventually electing to fold.
Laieta showed the as he collected the 16-million chip pot, which now puts him in the chip lead.