In the first hand of the day in the high roller Fady Kamar was first to act and passed. Next to act was Dmitry Yurasov who opened for 40,000. It folded to Team PokerStars Pro Jonathan Duhamel in the small blind who raised to 105,000. The big blind folded and it was back on Yurasov, who looked back at his cards and then studied Duhamel across the table.
Yurasov pushed out two stacks of blue T5000 chips for a further raise to 195,000. Duhamel instantly moved all in and was called by Yurasov.
Duhamel turned over and Yurasov tabled the .
The board ran out and Duhamel was the first to fall. They are now on the official final table of eight.