Dominik Nitsche raised first to act with the and was called by Steffen Sontheimer in the hijack with and Martin Kabrhel in the cutoff with . The flop brought and Kabrhel bet 650,000, only Sontheimer called. On the turn, Sontheimer checked once more and Kabrhel made it 1,500,000 to go.
Sontheimer once again called and checked the on the river, hiding a part of the face with his hoodie. Kabrhel spent more than two and a half minutes in the think tank and fired a third bet of 2,775,000. Sontheimer himself took more than a minute and slid his cards into the muck.