Action started with a player in middle position, and he raised it up to 2,500. The button made the call, and Tony Cousineau was next to act in the small blind. He move his short stack of 11,000 into the middle, and it got back to the original raiser. He folded, but the button tossed in the chips for the call. When the cards were tabled, Cousineau saw that he was in front.
"You're in great shape" his opponent said when he saw Cousineau's hand. Cousineau replied with a simple "I've heard that before" as if to say he felt a suckout coming. Well he faded the fop of , but the on the river wasn't very kind to him. The river brought the , and Cousineau headed to the payout desk.