Hand #31: Igor Kurganov made it 135,000 with the . Mustapha Kanit called with the and they went heads up to a flop.
Kanit checked, Kurganov continued for 110,000 and Kanit called. The turn saw Kanit check two pair and Kurganov checked behind.
The river made Kurganov a bigger two pair and when Kanit led for 285,000, Kurganov called and won, moving into the chip lead,
Hand #32: Paul Newey moved in for 700,000 with the , picking up the blinds and antes.
Hand #33: In the last hand before the end of the level, Stephen Chidwick moved in with the , picking up the blinds and antes.
The players were sent off on a 20-minute break following the hand.