On a flop, the big blind checked, and the under-the-gun player bet 1,500. Player 3 called next door, and Shawn Sheikhan put in a raise to 5,700 to thin the field. The big blind and the bettor folded, but Player 3 called again to proceed heads-up.
"You love to call me," Sheikhan told him, hinting at some history between the men today. In any event, the turn came the , and now Player 3 led out with a bet of his own, 3,500. Sheikhan flatted there, and both players checked through the river that paired the board.
Sheikhan showed for the little full house, but it was good enough to drag the pot, moving him up to about 35,000.