Not long after Tyler Bonkowski had built up a 2-to-1 chip lead, Brandon Demes won a pot that got him close to even again. Demes bet preflop, and Bonkowski three bet. Demes called, and the flop came . Bonkowski bet, and Demes called. The turn came the , and Bonokowski check called. The river came the , and Bonkowski once again check called. Demes showed to take the pot, and close the gap once again.