Igor Kurganov limped from the small blind and then folded to a raise by the Argentinian. One hand later, Kurganov limped in again from the button and Luca made it 100,000 to go from the small blind. Kurganov shoved and Luca quickly folded.
Luca then raised to 53,000 from the button and John Juanda defended to see the flop . Juanda checked, Luca bet 60,000 and that was the end of the hand.
Soon after, Luca made it 53,000 to go from the cutoff and Paul Newey defended his big blind only to check-fold the flop to a continuation bet.