Ryan Awwad raised to 600,000 from UTG, and Matthew Stammen called in the big blind.
Both players checked a flop, and Stammen checked the turn. Awwad bet 600,000, then called off his last 2.7 million when Stammen check-raised all in.
Stammen’s top pair was turned dead by Awwad’s set, and he was left with two big blinds after the fell on the river. Stammen got those last 575,000 chips in the next hand with , but was chopped up by Awwad and Jeff Hill, who both had ace-seven and checked a board down. An impressive run from October’s MSPT Michigan State Poker champ!
Ryan Awwad - 7.2 million (24 bb)
Matthew Stammen - Eliminated in 4th place for $91,022