The players look really patient, they are playing deep and they are searching for the right spot to hit the opponent. In a big pot that started before the change of the level, Michailidis managed to get closer to Tzakos' stack.
Preflop Michailidis opened to 150,000 and Tzakos called with on the flop. Both players checked and the dealer openend the on the turn.
Tzakos bet 175,000 and Michailidis called, with the completing the board on the river. Tzakos bet 350,000 this time and Michailidis opted to raise to 1,125,000. Tzakos didn't think about it for long and he made the call.
for Tzakos with a full house, but Michailidis had a better full house with .
Now the two players have similar stacks and the battle is going on.