|Blinds||400,000 / 800,000|
Marc MacDonnell shoved from under the gun for about 4 million and Joao Santos woke up with to make a trivial call from the big blind. That wasn't the sort of hand MacDonnell wanted to see as he had , and Santos flopped a set and turned quads to boot.
Vahe Martirosyan opened to 1 million, Jeffrey Dobrin shoved on the button for 5.2 million and Sergio Veloso called it off for 4 million in the small blind. Martirosyan gave it up after some thought.
The board favored Dobrin, who had the covering stack to score the elimination.
Joao Santos shoved from the small blind for 3.7 million and Marc MacDonnell called with . Santos had a monster with , though, and aces full of kings did him just fine as he had it locked up on the turn.
Jeffrey Dobrin, as he has done several times, shoved all in covering the stacks behind him. This time, big blind Marc MacDonnell woke up with a snap-call holding . Dobrin was in rough shape with and it got a lot rougher when MacDonnell flopped quads.
Arvhin Malinab shoved from the small blind for 2.55 million and Sergio Veloso called from the big with .
Malinab had a pair in hand with the but the board gave Veloso a straight.