Rainer Kempe raised to 700 on the button and Benjamin Yu three-bet to 3,500. Kempe called and the two players saw a flop of . Yu led out for 2,300 and Kempe stuck around to see the on the turn.
Yu tossed in another bet of 10,000 and Kempe still called. The paired the board on the river and Yu finally shut down with a check. Kempe checked it back and Yu turned over for a missed flush draw. Kempe tabled for two pair and collected the first pot of their match.