Hand #153: Carlos Mortensen raised to 500,000 in the hijack seat, winning the blinds and antes.
Hand #154: Sylvain Loosli raised to 500,000 from the cutoff, Mark Newhouse three-bet all in for 4.445 million on the button, and both blinds released. Loosli tanked for 90 seconds or so, then folded.
Hand #155: David Benefield raised to 500,000 from middle position, and received no callers.
Hand #156: Loosli raised to 500,000 from middle position, taking down the blinds and antes.
Hand #157: Alex Livingston raised to 490,000 from the hijack seat, and received no callers.
Hand #158: Benefield raised to 500,000 from under the gun, Mortensen defended his big blind, and the flop fell . Mortensen check-folded to a bet of 550,000.