Ryan Messick eventually had the chance to be the first player to push all-in for 950,000 and Benjamin Kaupp reraised out of the small blind to isolate, Raul Garza snap-folded.
The flop kept Messick ahead while his girlfriend Jessica on the rail kept demanding for a queen. Instead, more equity followed with the turn and the chants for a queen followed. However, it was the on the river that ensured the double-up for Messick.
"Eight works too," Messick said while turning around as Jessica started cheering even more after the good news.