The first elimination has taken place and the cards were all but rushed away. Paul Newey confirmed that a raising war took place between Michael Bonzon and Nick Petrangelo. The latter had and got his stack in after a flop of . Bonzon however snapped him off with pocket aces and the board blanked out with the turn and river.
A single re-entry is available until around 5 p.m. local time, so Petrangelo may rejoin the competition once again.