Ronnie Bardah, who final tabled the $5,000 Limit Hold'em last year, was down a bit but he just managed to chip up nicely.
Bardah raised under the gun and Jeff Tompson three-bet from the button. Bardah four-bet and Thompson called. The flop came down and Bardah bet, Thompson called. The turn was the and Bardah bet, Thompson raised and Bardah called.
The river was the and Bardah bet all in for 5,000. Thompson called with and Bardah showed as he had rivered the ace for his survival.