In one of the last hands before the break, there was 225,000 in the pot and a board reading when Ognjen Sekularac bet 100,000 from the big blind and Dani Stern called from the button. When the completed the board on the river, Sekularac checked and Stern moved all in.
Sekularac, who had 401,000 behind, tanked for nearly six minutes. "I was gonna shove myself," he finally said. "So sick, man." Eventually Sekularac folded and Stern won the pot.
After folding to a shove from Richard Lyndaker on a board of - Lyndaker showed - Rachid "SkaiWalkurrr" Ben Cherif opened for a raise in middle position. Igor Kurganov three-bet him on his direct left, and the action folded back to Ben Cherif, who moved all in. Kurganov snap-called.
Kurganov held as the board rolled out , and Ben Cherif was eliminated short of the money. Kurganov now has 910,000 chips.