Simon Appleby opened in early position to 1,700. Paul Vergeer three-bet in late position to 3,600, and Appleby called. The flop was . Appleby checked, Vergeer bet 4,000, Appleby check-raised to 11,800, and Vergeer called.
On the turn, Appleby bet 15,000 and Vergeer moved all in. Appleby snap-called the rest of his stack off.
Appleby's surprising seven-six off was ahead of Vergeer's kings, and the on the river didn't change that. Appleby scored a big double up, gobbling up most of Vergeer's chips in the process.