JJ Liu got a few of her chips back against Dana Kellstrom when her found an ace on the board of . Dana Kellstrom called a bet on the flop and turn, and both players check-checked the river. Kellstrom's were second best, and that moved Liu back up to about 125,000 for the time being.
A few hands later, Liu raised under the gun, and Anh Le three-bet her from the next seat over. Liu called and checked a flop of . When Le bet, Liu raised, and her opponent called the extra small bet.
Liu led out with a full bet on the turn, only to see Le raise it back at her. After some head shaking and sideways staring, Liu counted out a reraise but eventually let her hand go with a reluctant slide across the felt.
"I didn't need the turn," Le said after a minute or so.
"Aces? Kings?" Liu asked. Le nodded and both players tapped the table in acknowledgement. Liu is back down arond 75,000.