Joshua Hoesel raised to 264,000 and Aleksejs Meless three-bet to 1,080,000 out of the small blind. Hoesel made the call and came along when Meless continued for 600,000 on the flop. Meless had some 2 million behind and those went in after the turn, Hoesel called.
Meless tabled and Hoesel was ahead with the for the top two pair. A blank followed on the river and Meless departed not far away from the end of the night. Only 94 players currently remain and 89 will advance to Day 2.