Pasi Sormunen, under the gun with , raised for 425,000. Benoit Gury made a speculative call in small blind with and the big blind folded. The speculation was rewarded when Gury hit top pair on a flop of but checked it over to Sormunen, who checked behind. on the turn and again they both checked. The river was the giving Sormunen a set and now Gury decided to bet out for 430,000. Sormunen raised him to 975,000 and Gury must have thought he sniffed a bluff as he made the call and saw the bad news. Gury was down to just 11 big blinds after that pot.
Sormunen Rivers a Set