Hand #168: Howard Mash raised to 3,000,000 on the button, Jean-René Fontaine made the call. They put not one further chip in each, checking down a runout to end up chopping with ace high apiece ( and ).
Hand #169: Fontaine raised to 3,500,000 first to act. Mash called, but folded when Fontaine bet 3,000,000 more on the flop.
Hand #170: Mash made up the big blind on the button and Fontaine checked. Fontaine check-folded the flop when Mash bet 1,700,000.
Hand #171: Fontaine raised to 3,000,000 and picked up the pot right there.
Hand #172: Mash raised to 3,000,000 on the button and Fontaine threw in the call. Flop: . Fontaine checked, Mash bet 2,200,000 and the pot went to the latter.