The man that came up with the idea and gathered interest among the usual High Roller participants is the first casualty in the money. Steve O'Dwyer faced a raise to 40,000 by Sam Greenwood from the cutoff and moved all in for 214,000 from the button, Greenwood snap-called.
After a board of , O'Dwyer failed to improve and had to settle for 5th place and €58,200. This means that the last four players are now already guaranteed at least €71,970.
"Just imagine what people would do if this tournament would take place regularly on Day 2 of the Main Event," Mikita Badziakouski said and Greenwood nodded.