Jonathan Duhamel flew through his second round match, but he found a gritty opponent in Darren Kramer in round three. Kramer wore the Team PokerStars Pro down and just dealt the final blow in a hand that started in the last level.
Duhamel opened to 1,600 and called when Kramer three-bet to 1,800. The flop fell . Kramer set Duhamel in for his last 9,000. Call.
Kramer: for bottom set and nut-flush draw.
Duhamel: for a pair of eights and open-ended straight draw.
The board ran out to make the Canadian's straight but the same card gave his South African opponent the flush.