Deep-stacked neighbours Patrick Leonard and Fredrik Andersson had a blind vs. blind tussle to leave them again almost even in chips near the top of the counts. On a heads up flop of , Andersson check-called Leonard’s bet of 450,000, bringing the turn. Andersson checked again, but folded when Leonard bet 700,000.
At the same time, Maria Lampropoulos’ under the gun open was called by big blind Arsenii Karmatckii. On the flop, Karmatckii checked and Lampropoulos continued with a bet of 600,000. Back to Karmatckii who raised to 1,700,000, which Lampropoulos declined to call.