David Kruger decided to run the gauntlet. He moved his last 185,000 all in from under the gun. It folded to Dan Blakeman who called from the small blind. Norman McKeldin tanked from the big blind before releasing.
The flop was a dream for Kruger - . He flopped a straight and was just about certain to double up. The turn and the river were the and the , making his victory official. Kruger now has around 400,000 while Blakeman has dropped to roughly 700,000.