Charlie Carrel raised to 40,000 from early position and claimed the blinds and antes despite Michael Kane asking for his stack, then folding.
"You play the bounty if you come 7th?" Carrel joked to start-of-the-day chip leader Pierre Neuville before the next hand started and Neuville then raised to 43,000 from under the gun, all opponents folded.
Liviu Ignat raised to 45,000 from the button. Neuville three-bet to 145,000 in the big blind and Ignat folded.