Lu Chen opened for 375,000 on the button and action folded to Taylor Carroll who three-bet to 1,200,000 from the big blind, Chen called.
Carroll checked the flop to Chen who fired out 2,000,000. Carroll three-bet jammed and was snapped off by Chen.
Carroll was ahead with his cowboys but still had to dodge plenty of cards with two streets still to go.
The turn fell the and Chen needed any ace or spade to win the hand.
Chen would pair his queen with the on the river but that wasn't good enough, and the veteran Carroll took a commanding chip lead and eliminated Chen in 11th place.