Eric Buchman limped the small blind and Menikos Panagiotou checked in the big blind. On a flop of , Buchman check-called for 135,000 and the turn was checked. Buchman also checked the on the river and Panagiotou bet 500,000. After almost folding one minute later, Buchman pondered about it for another 30 seconds before he tossed the cards into the muck.
Buchman raised the following two hands. He first won the blinds and Panagiotou then called in the big blind. The flop was bet by the preflop aggressor and that ended the hand right there.
Nick Yunis then received a walk before Panagiotou claimed the blinds with a preflop raise. The next open raise by Panagiotou from under the gun was called by Buchman, who check-folded the flop to a continuation bet.