In the very first hand of the heads-up duel, Damian Salas limped in and Brunno Botteon made it 1,750,000 to go. Salas gave it some consideration and made the call to see a flop of . Botteon continued for 1,225,000 and that shut down the resistance of Salas.
Botteon then raised to 1,100,000 on the button and Salas called. The flop was checked by Salas and Botteon continued for 1,000,000, which Salas called. The fell on the turn and Salas checked once more. Botteon fired a second barrel for 3,000,000 and that earned the second pot in as many hands in heads-up.