Despite starting the final table in second place, Erik "FortySixand2" Lemarquand was the second player eliminated at the final table.
The hand began when Nikolay "PROMsGT" Motsenko opened to 400,000 from the small blind. Lemarquand called leading to the coming on the flop.
Motsenko bet 316,000. Lemarquand raised to 1,008,000 and Motsenko jammed. Lemarquand called off for 2,554,698 and players turned over their cards.
Erik "FortySixand2" Lemarquand:
Nikolay "PROMsGT" Motsenko:
Lemarquand had top pair but needed help. Neither the on the turn nor the on the river were of any assistance and Lemarchand was ousted in eighth place for $33,334.