Alexandre Viard had to surrender some of his newfound chips to Hafid Kinany. After opening to 3,500, Viard called a 21,500 shove from Kinany.
Viard held but was in terrible shape against Kinany's . The flop all but sealed it, and the secured Kinany's double. With 320,000 left, Viard is still in great shape to finish the day as the overall chipleader.