Ryan Riess raised to 500,000 in early position and was called by Paul Phua on the button. Cary Katz three-bet shoved all in for 7,730,000 from the small blind and Riess stuck in the last of his 4,350,000 chips. Phua quickly folded and the two hands were tabled.
Riess had Katz pipped by one pocket pair and that proved to be enough on the board of . Riess doubled up to an average stack while Katz fell to one of the short stacks.