Bradley Helm raised preflop to 50,000 from the cutoff, Matt Waxman and Francesco Barbaro called from the button and small blind respectively to see a flop of . Barbaro checked, Helm bet 25,000 and Waxman called with Barbaro folding.
The turn was the and Helm bet 50,000 which sent Waxman into the tank, the latter eventually choosing to give it up.
Waxman lost the pot after that as well, getting check-raised by Kostas Kalathakis on a and reluctantly folding. Nevertheless, Waxman, Kalathakis and Barbaro are making clear ground between themselves and the other four players at this moment.