In the last hand of the previous level, action folded around to Max Silver in the small blind. He looked down at his cards and moved all in, putting Steve O'Dwyer in the big blind to the test.
It was around 14 big blinds to call for the 'Irishman', who reluctantly called it off after some thought.
Silver paired his eight on the flop of , taking a commanding lead in the hand. Neither the on the turn nor on the river helped O'Dwyer, ending his tournament life.