There was about a million in the middle on a completed board of . Brandon Steven checked, Gabe Kaplan bet 700,000, and Steven check-raised to 1.85 million. Kaplan folded.
The next hand Kaplan checked to Christoph Vogelsang on a flop of , and he bet 200,000. Kaplan check-raised to 500,000, Vogelsang called, then Kaplan check-folded to a bet of 250,000 on the turn ().