Three players saw a flop of . Team PokerStars Pro Johnny Lodden checked from the big blind and the early position raiser Giuliano Bendinelli bet out 3,000. Pawel Brzeski on the button made the call and now Lodden raised to 8,300.
Bendinelli made the call and when Brzeski folded they saw a heads-up turn card the . Lodden looked over at how much more Bendinelli had, about 30,000. He thought for a while and checked as did Bendinelli.
The river card was the and again Lodden contemplated the board for a minute or so deep in Lodden thought. His bet of 15,000 was called by Bendinelli and Lodden turned over for the rivered full house.
“Wow.” Bendinelli said and showed the table his for a turned flush. That painful river now left him short.