Jimmy Guerrero limped with and Giuliano Bendinelli raised to 2,800,000 with . Guerrero called.
The dealer spread the flop, Bendinelli bet 1,500,000, and Guerrero announced: "all in".
"I don't think I can fold," Bendinelli said just before he put chips onto the felt to signify a call.
Bendinelli needed to improve to survive, but the turn changed nothing, and Guerrero was one card away from the victory.
A few people on the Italian rail were calling for a seven, and the spiked the river to improve Bendinelli to straight, as he rejoiced with his rail at the sight of the card which kept his tournament life alive.