In the first hand after the break, Ole "wizowizo" Schemion limp-called a raise to 786,875 by Ludovic "ludovi333" Geilich and check-called the flop for 468,675, then check-called the turn for 999,999. Schemion checked behind the river and Geilich tabled for trips eights as the winning hand.
Schemion struck back with a pot claimed on the turn and won two out of the next three hands to pull back into the lead. The German min-raised the button and was called to check behind the flop. Geilich bet the turn for 568,675 and the river was checked again.
Geilich had for a missed draw and Schemion had so, too, with the .