Blinds: 1k/2k, 200 ante
First, Ben Chou (Astoria, NY) was racing with AK against pocket Queens. A King on the turn gave him the pot, sending his opponent to the rail. He was up to ~525k.
Then, a short-stack was all-in with pocket Jacks. Ben called him down with K5 suited and made a flush, sending another player to the rail.
With that pot, Ben chipped up to ~630k, taking the chip lead.
Matt Woodward has about 600k.
96 players remain on 11 tables. Average stack is ~162k.