At one point on Day 1 Adrian Mateos was the chip leader in this tournament. Now he's out.
On a board of Mateos overbet it all in for 55,400 into a pot of 40,000, but Roman Korenev looked him up and made the call with . Mateos was holding for live cards and a straight draw, but the river was a brick, and Korenev dragged in the pot.
Shortly after Mikita Badziakouski left this €10,300 High Roller as well. On a board of the Belarusian bet 25,000 into Stephen Chidwick and left himself only 11,800 behind. Chidwick pushed a tower of chips over the betting line to put his opponent all in, but Badziakouski folded to live another day.
It was short-lived however, as he busted a few hands later all in with against the of Pierre Neuville. Disaster struck on the turn, and that was it for Badziakouski.