Connor Drinan. limped the small blind and called a raise to 2,312,000 by Daniyar Aubakirov, who bet the flop for 1,591,920 and was called. Aubakirov then checked the turn and Drinan bet 4,003,920 to win the pot.
One hand later, Aubakirov min-raised and was called by Drinan. The flop was check-raised by Drinan who made it 3,700,000 to go and was called by Aubakirov. Drinan bet the turn for 6,480,000 and the river for 6,340,000.
Aubakirov once again gave it some thought and eventually called with the . Drinan had the best of it with and pulled back into a huge lead.