In the first few hands after coming back from the break, the tides changed in dramatic fashion as Yiduo "Tr1pTripM" Yu was suddenly left with a mere three blinds, which vaulted Sung Joo "ArtePokerTV" Hyun into an overwhelming lead.
Hyun raised to 2.2 million in the first hand after the break and Yu three-bet to 6.84 million, which Hyun called. On the flop, Yu fired a continuation bet of 6.2 million and did so again for a second barrel worth 12.1 million on the turn. Hyun called both bets rather swiftly and was then put into the think tank when Yu emptied the clip and jammed the river.
With just 15 big blinds behind, Hyun needed a few minutes of his time bank and eventually called with for top pair, which caught Yu bluffing with the .
Yu was down to 11 and a half blinds and limped in, Hyun checked his option. Hyun check-called a bet of 1.12 million on the flop and the turn was checked. Hyun bet the river for 5.98 million into 4.48 million and received the call he was looking for, tabling for trips fives as Yu held for queens and sixes.