Matusow defeated Hoyt Corkins heads-up for the title. On the final hand, Corkins limped from the button with Qc-Tc. Matusow raised 60k with Kd-9d. Corkins called. The flop came Ks-Js-4d. Matusow led out for 60k, Corkins moved all-in, and Matusow called. The turn and river failed to produce Corkins straight, and Matusow takes it down. For the victory, Matusow banks $1mil. Corkins takes home $325k.
Tony Bloom finished 4th and brings home $150k. And proving he’s no fluke,
The rest of the final table payouts were: 6th – Grant Lang $75,000, 7th – David Levi $50,000, 8th – Keith Sexton $25,000, and 9th – Brandon Adams $25,000.