Ivan Freitez doubled with versus for 5,400 after a flop of flop when the turn and river blanked out. Back up to around 15,000, Freitez then got into a big pot with table neighbor Stephane Schmitt and turned two pair with only for the Frenchman to turn over for a straight on the board of .
Another big name busted at almost the same time on a different table and another Frenchman was involved. Roland Israelashvili got his last 6,500 in with the and Frederic Delval called with the . The board came and Israelashvili was drawing dead on the turn on his second bullet to join the rail indefinitely for Day 1e.