From the button, Alexandru Papazian opened to 56,000 and Patrick Serda three-bet all in for 622,000 in the small blind. Papazian called and put his opponent at risk.
The board came and the river card saved Serda.
One hand later, Viacheslav Goryachev open-shoved and Papazian called all in from the cutoff for around 150,000.
Goryachev tabled the and Papazian had two overcards in . The board ran out and neither player had a spade to see Papazian depart in 22nd place for €35,140.