|Blinds||700,000 / 1,400,000|
Alex "dynoalot" Difelice opened the action with a button raise to 1.2 million and Daniel "Oxota" Dvoress was the only caller in the big blind. On a flop, Dvoress check-called 900,000 and the turn was checked. Dvoress check-called another 1.5 million on the river and Difelice had the best hand with .
Pablo "pabritz" Brito then earned two pots in a row and the second in particular was a bigger one against Pieter "XMorphineX" Aerts. Brito limped the small blind and called a raise to 1.95 million by Aerts. On a flop, Brito check-called for 1,282,500 and the turn was checked by both players.
Brito bet the river for 2.1 million and Aerts called to get shown for the king-high straight by the Brazilian.
In a battle of the blinds, Pieter "XMorphineX" Aerts raised it up to 2.1 million in the small blind and Alex "dynoalot" Difelice made the call in the big blind. Aerts bet the flop for 1,372,500 and did so again for 5.1 million on the turn, which Difelice called both times.
After the river, Aerts activated his time bank and made it 5.256 million to go and Difelice also dipped into his time bank before electing to fold.
Five-handed action started with plenty of aggression and medium-sized pots as Daniel "Oxota" Dvoress took a chunk out of the stack of Pieter "XMorphineX" Aerts. The preflop raise by Aerts for 1.32 million was called by Dvoress who then check-called the flop for 1,084,500. The turn was checked by both and Dvoress bet the river for 1.68 million to avoid a showdown and force a fold from Aerts.
Dvoress won three out of the next four pots and then surrendered a portion of his profit to Pablo "pabritz" Brito who bet the turn successfully.
After scooping another small pot, Dvoress took on "Alexgirs" and three-bet from 1.3 million to 3.54 million. "Alexgirs" called to see a flop on which the Belorussian check-raised from 3.48 million to 7.2 million in order to claim the pot uncontested.
Right after the blinds had gone up, Alex "dynoalot" Difelice minraised to 1.2 million first to act and Michael "imluckbox" Addamo three-bet jammed the small blind for around 11.25 million in chips. Pieter "XMorphineX" Aerts let go from the big blind and Difelice snap-called.
Michael "imluckbox" Addamo:
Alex "dynoalot" Difelice:
On a board of , no ace or queen appeared to keep Addamo in contention and the two-time bracelet winner from Australia who reps the Union flag of the UK finished in 6th place for $221,647.98.
Pieter "XMorphineX" Aerts opened the action with a raise to 1.1 million and it folded all the way around to Max "goodeh99" Silver in the big blind. Having paid the ante, Silver was down to just over 9.7 million in chips and piled them in after short consideration, Aerts called instantly.
Max "goodeh99" Silver:
Pieter "XMorphineX" Aerts:
Silver was ahead in a flip but the flop improved Aerts to top pair. Nothing changed on the turn and Aerts further improved to the nutflush on the river to send Silver to the rail in 7th place for $161,991.56.
"Alexgirs" opened to 1.1 million in the cutoff and Daniel "Oxota" Dvoress came along from the button. The flop was checked by the initial raiser and Dvoress bet 1.1 million to pick up a call. A repeat ten on the turn followed and "Alexgirs check-folded to a bet of 3.1 million.
Pieter "XMorphineX" Aerts then out pressure on Pablo "pabritz" Brito and bet the river for nearly the size of the pot to force a fold from the Brazilian.
Brito earned some of chips back from Dvoress when the latter raised to 1 million and Brito called in the cutoff. There was no betting action on the board and Dvoress came up short with versus .
Pablo "pabritz" Brito min-raised and was called by Daniel "Oxota" Dvoress in the big blind. On a flop, a ontinuation bet of 537,500 was check-raise to 1.9 million by Dvoress and Brito tossed in the additional chips. The fell on the turn and Dvoress opted to check once more, Brito checked behind. Dvoress eventually bet the river for 1.9 million into a pot of nearly 6.5 million and Brito used a portion of his time bank before folding.
The next pot also went to the Canadian as Pieter "XMorphineX" Aerts raised to 1.1 million and folded to a three-bet worth 4.05 million by Dvoress in the small blind.
Michael "imluckbox" Addamo was successful with a three-bet shove against Daniel "Oxota" Dvoress and shortly after, the final seven headed into their second 5-minute break of the day.