Shota Nakanishi was all in and at risk against Robert Sichelstiel on a board of .
Nakanishi had a set against the top pair and open-ended straight draw of Sichelstiel. The board ran out for Nakanishi to stay ahead, leaving Sichelstiel with crumbs.
A few hands later, Sichelstiel managed to double when he moved all in with against an opponent's .
"A classic race," the dealer said.
Sichelstiel stood from his seat before the flop came to give Sichelstiel a big lead with a pair of kings and the board finished out to earn him the small double.
"Where are you going? I still owed you one," said the dealer.
"I think you're way behind!" Sichelstiel replied to get laughs from around the table.