Francesco Favia saw Arnaud Mattern check to him on a [99s] board and decided to bet 4,500 into the pot. Mattern queried how many chips Favia had behind and after Favia, in Seat 1, brought his chips forward so Mattern could view them (circa 25,000) Mattern made the call.
The on the river put four spades out there and Mattern checked its arrival. Favia sat stoic for 25 seconds before checking behind.
"I have a nine," claimed Mattern but his cards were mucked when Favia showed his .
Mattern down to just under 20,000.