Dominik Nitsche defended his big blind with the against a raise by Martin Kabrhel, who held the . The flop fell and Nitsche checked, Kabrhel bet 325,000 and Nitsche called.
On the turn, Nitsche checked once more and Kabrhel fired a second barrel for 775,000, Nitsche called and engaged in table chat with the Czech master of speech play. The fell on the river and Nitsche checked again, Kabrhel then took a long time before making his decision.
Kabrhel eventually bet 2,600,000 after more than two minutes and Nitsche quickly released his cards into the muck. The hand lasted several minutes into the ongoing 15-minute break.