Joe Ebanks opened with the button, Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier defended his big blind, and the flop fell . Bertrand check-called a 75,000-chip bet, and the turn was the .
Bertrand checked again, and Ebanks bet 225,000. Bertrand called.
The river was the , and Bertrand checked a third time. Ebanks fired a third bullet - this one was worth 275,000 - and Bertrand called.
ElkY opened for a pair of nines, they were good, and he raked in the pot.