Darryll Fish opened to 14 million in the cutoff with and Taylor Black three-bet to 38 million on the button holding . Markus Prinz pushed all in for 125 million after looking down at in the big blind. Fish asked for a count and then laid his hand down, as did Black with his rags.
Guillaume Nolet moved all in for 52 million in the hijack with and Anthony Ruberto quickly called with on the button. It was a light shove from Nolet and he was now in danger of being eliminated on the official final table bubble.
The flop came and Nolet did not pick up any help. The on the turn left Nolet drawing dead to the on the river. Nolet was eliminated and Ruberto was the beneficiary of his chips.
The final eight players will now take some final table pictures and a quick break before the action resumes.
Tommy Nguyen raised to 11 million in the hijack with and Darryll Fish shipped all in for 89 million with in the cutoff. Guillaume Nolet re-shipped all in for 140 million with and Nguyen mucked his cards.
Fish was the player at risk but had the far more superior hand. The flop fell and Fish took a commanding lead with a set of aces. The on the turn gave Nolet a straight draw but the on the river bricked off, giving Fish a full double up.
Taylor Black raised it up to 12 million with in middle position and Anthony Ruberto three-bet to 30 million with directly to his left. Demosthenes Kiriopoulos woke up with on the button and shipped all in for 69 million. Black quickly got out of the way and Ruberto made the call.
The flop came and Kiriopoulos was still out front with his pair of kings. Ruberto was drawing to one out as one of the jacks was already folded. The on the turn and the on the river changed nothing as Kiriopoulos scored himself a big double up.
George Lagos opened to 11 million from middle position with and Guillaume Nolet just flat-called with in the cutoff. Taylor Black also called on the button with and the flop came .
Lagos led out for 15 million with top pair and Nolet just called with his overpair. Black flopped bottom two pair and just made the call as well. The rolled off on the turn and Lagos opted to check this time. Nolet also checked and Black fired out 40 million with the best hand. Lagos called and Nolet let his pocket kings go.
The river was the and Lagos checked one more time. Black put together a bet of 70 million and Lagos paid him off. Black scooped a healthy pot and moved well in front of the rest of the table.
The action folded to Markus Prinz in the small blind who pushed all in with and Charles La Boissonniere picked up the in the big blind. La Boissonniere made the call for his last 45 million and the cards were tabled.
The flop fell and Prinz took the lead with a pair of fives. The on the turn reversed the position and La Boissonniere was out front with a pair of jacks. The on the river secured the double up for La Boissonniere as he stayed alive in the tournament.
Taylor Black opened to 12 million with from under the gun and Tommy Nguyen three-bet to 35 million on the button with . Guillaume picked up the in the big blind and four-bet shoved all in for 146 million. Black quickly mucked his hand and Nguyen took a little bit longer but his cards hit the muck as well.