On the button, Daniel Alaei joined Alex Bilokur in calling a Calvin Anderson open of 4,500. The flop came and Anderson led out for 12,000 with only Alaei making the call. The turn brought the and a 27,000-chip bet from Anderson, which Alaei called.
Finally, on the river, Anderson fired 20,000 chips, but Alaei would not go away. Anderson showed but Alaei's was the superior hand.