Brian Meinders raised preflop and a short-stacked Darin Thomas called. The flop was and Thomas checked. Meinders bet and Thomas raised, and after a series of raises the two got it all in.
Meinders was looking for spades and found even more outs when the turned. The drilled the river, fulfilling both his straight and flush, and giving him the winning hand. Thomas will take home $71,704 for his efforts.