Ben Bensimhon came in with a raise to 48,000 on the button. Govert Metaal reshoved 324,000 from the big blind and Bensimhon called directly.
Metaal was flipping for his tournament life and remained ahead after the flop. The on the turn opened up a higher flush draw for Bensimhon, which came in on the river.
Metaal became the first player to leave the final table. The Dutch poker icon from The Hague collected €8,657 for his ninth place finish.