Action folded to Jason Koon on the button, and he opened to 25,000. Joe McKeehen was in the small blind, and he 3-bet to 81,000 with 10,000 behind. Koon called.
The board fell , and McKeehen moved all-in, and Koon called.
The turn completed Koon’s flush, and McKeehen was drawing dead before the river completed the board.
With McKeehen’s elimination, only Andrew Lichtenberger and Sam Soverel are in contention to win the U.S. Poker Open Championship.