Jeremy Ausmus had the button to start this hand. Michael Esposito limped in from middle position after action folded to him, then Russell Thomas raised to 900,000 from the hijack seat. Action folded to Greg Merson in the big blind, and he made the call. Esposito reraised to 3.3 million. Thomas and Merson folded, giving Esposito the pot.
Event 61: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em Main Event