The action folded around to Arie Kliper in the small blind who raised it up to 40,000. Daniel Negreanu was in the big blind and re-raised to 120,000. Kliper called and the two big stacks went heads-up to a flop of .
Kliper checked to Negreanu who continued for 65,000 and Kliper quickly called. The turn was the and Kliper checked again. Negreanu threw in a bet of 225,000 and Kliper snap-called again.
The landed on the river and Kliper checked for the third time. Negreanu put together a bet of 675,000 and Kliper had to think about it this time. A minute passed and Kliper slid his cards to the muck, allowing Negreanu to drag in a huge pot and move atop the leaderboard.