Picking up the action on the turn, Christoph Vogelsang checked in the big blind and Dan Smith fired a bet worth 115,000. Vogelsang made the call and then checked again the on the river. Smith bet 307,000 for almost all of his remaining chips and that sent the German in the think tank.
A few minutes passed and Smith asked for time, but Vogelsang then called quickly after to see Smith grin and say "okay, no time," before sheepishly turning over his . Vogelsang claimed the big pot with and nodded when Smith asked him if he had been close to folding.
The very next hand, Smith shoved for his last 58,000 and John Juanda min-raised from two seats over to get everyone else out of the way.
The flop gave Smith some hope with the flush draw and the turn brought a gutshot on top. Smith tossed his eight to the dealer for even more karma, but the blank river sent him to the rail instead.