Aleksei Ivanov raised to 115,000 in the hijack and Henrik Brockmann shipped all in for 437,000 on the button. James Walker was in the small blind and called off his last 430,000. Ivanov only had 15,000 chips remaining but waited to see if he could score a pay jump before sticking his last chips in the middle.
The flop of left Brockmann in charge along with the largest stack. The on the turn gave Ivanov some hope but the on the river brought the tournament down to the final three tables.