Team PokerStars pro George Danzer finished runner-up in this event last year, and he made Day 2 this year with an average stack. However, he has just won a pot in O-8 to get his stack up close to 30,000.
We saw that Danzer and his opponent had two bets in front of them going to the flop, which came down . Danzer check raised his opponent, and he was called. Danzer checked again when the hit the turn, and Danzer's opponent fired out again. Danzer just called this time, and both players checked when the hit the river. Danzer showed for two pair, and his opponent could only muster up the for a lesser two pair, giving the pot to the German pro.
After that hand, Danzer is now up to 27,000.