Christoph Vogelsang raised to 800 after which an Simon Higgins three-bet to 2,200. The action was folded to Mike Watson in the small blind and he four-bet to 6,600. The big blind and Vogelsang folded and Higgins put in a five bet to 16,000.
Watson tanked for quite a while but eventually he made the call.
The flop brought and Watson checked immediately. Higgins bet 16,000 again en Watson tanked before moving all in. The snap-called followed and Watson did not like what he saw.
The board ran out , and Watson was knocked out as his opponent was all in for 44,250 and he had only 40,000 left. Watson has the option to do a rebuy up until the start of Day 2.