Steve O’Dwyer, having three-bet jammed (no call) one hand prior, tangled with Ben Heath thusly: he made it 320,000 to go from the cutoff with , Heath defending his big blind with .
Flop: . Heath check-called O’Dwyer’s bet of 440,000.
Turn: . Check to O’Dwyer again, who bet 530,000. Heath, with a pair of sevens and open-ended straight draw, facing the inscrutable winner of this event last year, used a timebank card before moving all in. He was rewarded with a snap fold and a slight new lease of life chip wise.