Event 10: $5,000 Seven Card Stud

Nine-High Straight for Monnette

John Monnette brought it in with the {6-Diamonds} and then called Huu Vinh's completion. The latter proceeded to bet the turn and fifth street, both of which Monnette called. Vinh then check-called a bet on sixth before both players checked seventh.

Vinh: {8-Spades}{8-Hearts} / {K-Hearts}{10-Hearts}{3-Hearts}{7-Spades} / (x)
Monnette: {A-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{5-Diamonds} / {6-Diamonds}{8-Clubs}{7-Hearts}{9-Clubs}

Monnette's nine-high straight was the winner and he vaulted back in the chip lead.

John Monnette us 880,000 180,000
Huu Vinh 660,000 -145,000

Tagit: Huu VinhJohn Monnette