Back from the break, Alexandros Kolonias raised to 320,000 and called the three-bet worth 800,000 in total by Alexandru Papazian to see a flop of . Papazian continued for 450,000 and was called before the turn triggered no betting action. The dealer burned and turned the river and Papazian bet 850,000.
It took some time before Kolonias had made up his mind, but he eventually tossed in an obligatory chip for the call before mucking to the of Papazian.
From the rail came a "bravo", as Papazian was given support by EPT11 Deauville runner up and fellow Romanian Dany Parlafes.