Hand #79: Chance Kornuth opened to 250,000 from the button with and picked up the blinds and antes.
Hand #80: Diego Ventura opened from the small blind to 335,000 with and was called by Schulz out of the big blind with . The flop came and Ventura bet 300,000 leading to a Schulz fold.
Hand #81:Niklas Hambitzer opened to 240,000 with and Schulz called out of the small blind with .
The flop came and both players checked. The turn was the and Schulz bet 225,000 and Hambitzer folded.
Hand #82: Ventura opened to 250,000 with and Schulz three-bet to 625,000 with . Hambitzer moved all in for 1,285,000 with . Ventura folded and Schulz made the call.
The flop came to move Schulz into the lead. The turn was the and Hambitzer was drawing dead. The river was the and Hambitzer was eliminated in fourth place with Schulz holding a massive chip lead heading into three-handed play.