Keith Heine opens to 65,000 on the button. Maurice Hawkins defends his big blind with a call.
The flop comes . Hawkins checks. Heine bets 80,000 and Hawkins calls.
The turn is the . Hawkins checks again. Heine fires a second time, laying out 125,000. Hawkins sticks around with a call.
The river is the . Hawkins leads out this round, betting 100,000. Action is on Heine who has entered a state of contemplation.
Some banter between the two begins. "Can you beat the nuts," says Hawkins. "I liked the flop," Heine states. "What did you like about it," Hawkins asks with a friendly demeanor. "I liked the turn, and the river," he continues.
Eventually, Heine lets his hand go and Hawkins is awarded the pot.
Maurice Hawkins - 950,000 (31 bb)
Keith Heine - 1,185,000 (39 bb)