Michael Gallagher opened from the button to 175,000 and Denis Timofeev defended his big blind. The flop came and Timofeev check-called a bet of 100,000. The turn was the and Timofeev checked. Gallagher moved all in for around 500,000 and Timofeev called.
Gallagher was drawing dead, and the river was a brick and he was eliminated, bringing us directly to the final table of nine.