On the very next hand, action folded to Brant Hale on the button, and he raised pot to 70,000. Tommy Vedes was next in the small blind, and he put in a tower of orange T5,000 chips that amounted to a raise of 150,000. Mike Allis folded his big blind, and it was back to Hale. Hale said "well I didn't look so you have that going for you" as he slid the remainder of his stack into the middle.
The flop came down , adding an inside straight draw to Hale's outs. The on the turn eliminated his pair outs, and Hale would need a three and a three only to survive. The river brought the , and Hale hit the rail, while Vedes jumped back up to 620,000.