With / showing, Owais Ahmed was faced with a decision for his last 250 chips. His opponent was showing / and had bet.
Reluctantly Ahmed threw in a call for the rest of his chips and turned over his , working on a ten-nine-eight low. His opponent showed for an already made ten-seven low.
Six street came an for Ahmed, keeping him drawing live. His opponent picked up a . Seventh street was dealt face down and Ahmed turned up a making him a nine-eight low. His opponent needed to draw a nine or eight to eliminate Ahmed. Unfortunately his seventh street card was paint and Ahmed was able to greatly increase his chip stack.
"Amazing," someone said at the table after the hand.
"What am I gonna do? Fold and leave myself with three antes?" Ahmed said after the hand. Thanks to the lucky string of cards, Ahmed is currently sitting with a lot more than three antes.