The player in the cutoff raised to 2,100 and was called by Steve Sallot in the small blind.
The flop came , and Sallot bet out 3,600. His opponent then moved all in. Sallot had 17,500 behind and was covered by the bet. He thought for a minute before releasing his hand.
"You saved yourself a lot of money," said Sallot's opponent after the hand.
"If you had a set, then yeah," Sallot said. "I had ace-queen," he added.
"That's a strong laydown," said Sallot's opponent.