In the previous hand, Elie Saad already took some chips from Dominik Panka by successfully picking up a river bluff of the former EPT champion. Now, Saad opened from middle position to 9,000 and Panka defended his big blind.
The flop was and Panka check-called a 15,000 bet from Saad. Both players checked the on the turn. Panka led out 28,000 on the river and Saad called with . Sure enough, Saad was right again, as Panka held for the missed straight draw.