As we arrived at Steve Brecher's table, he and Joseph Lacarrubba were all in preflop, with Brecher easily having Lacarrubba covered, who had just over 100,000. The cards were flipped, and Brecher was in rough shape.
Although Brecher didn't get a ten on the flop, it was about as good a flop as he could have asked for, coming to give him the nut flush draw. He missed the turn, the , but he spiked the river, as it came the , completing his flush and sending Lacarrubba packing. Brecher is now sitting on 1.2 million, and with his big tournament experience, he is certainly a force to be reckoned with.