Lev "LevMeAlone" Gottlieb opened the button for 400,000. Timothy Adams raised to 1,720,000 from the small blind and Gottlieb four-bet jammed. Adams called off for 2,533,676 and was flipping for his tournament life.
The flop was safe for Adams as was the turn. However, the spiked the river and Adams was eliminated in third place for $180,359.
Gottlieb began heads-up action with a small chip advantage against Joao Vieira.