Max Silver got the remainder of his short stack, around 125,000 chips, into the middle of the table and Nikola Lackovic looked him up. Behind them sat Senthilkumar Subramaniam and he mucked the . "I always flop a set with them," Subramaniam said.
The flop left Silver in need of running cards, but he was drawing dead on the turn already. The dealer then burned and turned the river and the table burst out in laughter, as Subramaniam would have indeed made a set. As for Silver, he was sent to the rail in 17th place for a payday of $A6,385 and can now prepare for the Main Event.