In the last hand of the previous level, Oleksii Khoroshenin raised from the button and Pascal Hartmann defended the big blind. The flop of was checked through. Hartmann then bet 205,000 on the turn and was called before firing another 290,000 on the river.
Khoroshenin called after brief consideration and Hartmann showed , Khoroshenin chopped it up with the .
Then, the EPT Vienna Main Event champion raised to 160,000 and Joseph Cheong called in the big blind. There was no betting action on the flop and the turn. The river also went check, check. Cheong showed and Khoroshenin won the pot with .