On a flop of , Nam Le bet out 4,500 and Kai Paulsen re-raised to 11,500. Nam made the call and the two saw the turn card:
When the turn card came, Kai bet out 15,500 and Nam made the call again.
It was the same case on the river as Kai bet out for 22,000. Nam thought about if for a while and finally called but just mucked his hand as Kai showed .
A few hands later, Nam got hit again as he got it all-in against a short-stack. Nam had but would need to catch cards against his opponent's .
That didn't happen as the board ran out to give the all-in player the double-up.
Nam is now at a very precarious 5,000 in chips.