Vanessa Rousso opened for 900 under the gun and received a call from the player directly to her left. Roberto Romanello then put in a three-bet to 3,300 from middle position, which cleared the field all the way back around to Rousso. She thought for a few moments before four-betting to 6,900, but Romanello was not having it and five-bet to 13,800.
Rousso considered what to do for a long time. To call would leave her with just 5,050, while pushing would put her tournament life at risk assuming Romanello would call. After about two minutes Rousso folded, and Romanello took the opportunity to show the .