Michael Soyza and Xixiang Luo just took a seat at the end of the previous level and the latter scored a big double against Lukas Zaskodny. The defending champion called a bet of 16,000 on the turn and checked the on the river. Luo moved all in and Zaskodny called after brief consideration.
Luo tabled the for the nut straight and Zaskodny mucked for a set of aces on the river. After paying off Luo for 14,350, Zaskodny was left with around 4,000, just one tenth of the starting stack.