Benjamin Pollak was deep in the tank on a board of . The Frenchman was in the cutoff and Sam Cohen had jammed for about 120,000 into a pot of over 200,000 on his immediate right. Pollak thought for about four or five minutes before someone called the clock. Pollak leaned over and tried to talk to Cohen, but she didn't respond. Pollak held onto his cards until the end of the countdown, when they were declared dead.
At the neighboring table, Dzmitry Urbanovich went bust. His chips appeared to go to Roman Korenev.