Park yu Cheung opened with a 1,400 raise and was called by Carlo Savinelli. Dan O'Brien then three-bet to 4,000 from the button and Cheung went all in for a total of 28,500. Savinelli got out of the way and O'Brien made the call.
Cheung's tournament life was at stake and his chances were not good. The board went pairing O'Brien's king and eliminating Cheung from the tournament.