Joseph Shalgi got off to a hot start to begin Day 1h as he was already up to 80,000 chips in the early going. Vladimir Tamaskovic opened to 800 and Shalgi three-bet to 2,000 on his left. Tamaskovic stuck in a four-bet to 6,000 and Shalgi five-bet shoved all in. Tamaskovic quickly called off his stack of 26,000 and the cards were tabled.
The dealer fanned the flop of and Tamaskovic took the lead with a set of queens. The on the turn and the on the river secured the double up for Tamaskovic and denied Shalgi a stack of over 100,000.