Anatoly Filatov was down to just about 60,000 and got his chips in the middle before the flop. Rocco Palumbo wasn't backing down and looked his Russian opponent up.
"Flippamenta!" Palumbo laughed. "Flippamenta!" Filatov repeated.
The flop made it pretty clear. Palumbo asked for a five on the turn to keep the possibility of chopping it. Instead he paired up with the . Despite making a pair, he was now drawing dead. The on the turn was there just to make things official.
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