Marvin Rettenmaier had raised and Ilan Rouah flat-called before a third player reraised to 4,000 from the hijack seat. Play folded back to Rettenmaier and he four-bet to 8,625. Rouah mucked his hand and then the hijack seat moved all in over the top of Rettenmaier. Rettenmaier had between 42,000 and 43,000 behind and tanked for quite some time. His opponent had him covered by a bit, which meant that Rettenmaier's tournament life could be at stake if he were to make this call.
After a couple of minutes tanking, Rettenmaier decided to give it up. His opponent allowed Rettenmaier to pick one card to see. Rettenmaier grabbed one and turned it over to reveal the .