Robert Cowen opened to 160,000 from under the gun and all five opponents called.
On the flop, Cowen opened for 480,000 and Chino Rheem called from the button. Ken Aldridge shoved for his final 680,000 and both players called.
Cowen had roughly 200,000 behind and it went in on the turn with Rheem calling.
Cowen was leading the high with top two pair and the ace-high flush draw while both Aldridge and Rheem had nut lows. Cowen could scoop with the case deuce.
However, the came on the river, giving Cowen half the pot for the ace-high flush. Both Aldridge and Rheem were quartered and suffered minimal losses due to all the dead money.