Hand 35: Koon found a good starting hand again, raising to 65,000 with . Isaac Haxton was in the big blind with and he burned one time bank before making it 285,000 to go. Koon called to continue to the flop.
The hit the felt, giving Haxton a wheel draw. He fired 150,000, just under a quarter of the size of the pot. Koon called and the came on the turn.
Neither of the players had a spade in their hand and they checked to the river. Haxton checked and Koon moved all-in for 690,000 effective. Haxton called but he saw the bad news as Koon had a better kicker to his ace. Haxton walked away in fourth place, good for a $122,500 payday.
Koon, meanwhile, soared to the chip lead with 2,760,000.