A small pre-flop raise from Wally Sombero induced Emi Hibuse and big blind Akira Ohyama. All three players checked a 9-high flop, . When the turn fell and Ohyama checked again, Sombero tried a bet of 1,600. Hibuse snap-called; Ohyama folded. On the river , Somebero repeated his 1,600-chip bet. Hibuse thought for only a moment before surrendering her cards to the dealer.
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