Richard Yong raised to 400,000 and Cary Katz called on the button. Yong checked the flop and Katz took the betting lead, firing 350,000. Yong called and the turn landed . Yong checked, Katz slid forward 1.3 million and Yong put him at risk. Katz snap-called with the nuts.
Yong held an inferior straight and Katz was very close to scoring a big double. However, the appeared on the river and the pot was chopped much to Katz' disappointment.