Well, it didn't take long for the bubble to burst.
It happened when Adam Bernstein limped under the gun and action folded to Artem Metalidi in the big blind. He raised to 3,600, and Bernstein simply moved all in for 58,600. Metalidi snap-called.
It was a cooler hand, and Bernstein was on the bad end of things. With a minimum payday of $5,041 on the line the dealer ran out the board — . There would be no miracle for Bernstein and he became the bubble boy in particularly brutal fashion.