Artur "mararthur1" Martirosian made it 176,000 to go and Ole "wizowizo" Schemion moved all in for 1,559,828 from one seat over.
Once the action reached Joao "Naza114" Vieira in the small blind, he moved all in for 3,552,304 and Martirosian snap-called.
Ole "wizowizo" Schemion:
Joao "Naza114" Vieira:
Artur "mararthur1" Martirosian:
On a board of , the queens of Martirosian held up to knock out Schemion in 8th place and Vieira in 7th place, which sent the Russian into a commanding lead right before the remaining six players went on a scheduled five-minute break.