An under-the-gun player, who we'll call UTG, opened for 800 and received a call from Eugene Katchalov in middle position. The rest of the field got out of the way and it was heads-up action to the flop.
UTG bet 850, Katchalov called, and the dealer burned and turned the . This time UTG made it a healthy 3,500 to go, but Katchalov wasn't afraid and raised to 9,200. UTG made the call and then check-called an even bigger bet of 13,600 on the river with for a flopped set. Unfortunately for him, Katchalov had flopped a bigger set with .