On a flop we picked up the action between Fierro, who was in the cut-off, and Kostritsyn, who was on the button. Both players checked bringing us to the turn. The turn was the and Fierro bet out 4,000. The Russian high stakes regular called quickly.
The river was the and after counting out some chips Fierro threw in 9,500. Kostritsyn called immediately showing for a straight. Fierro showed his as he mucked his cards. Fierro is still our chip leader but lost some chips to the fearless player to his left.