When we reached his table, Mercier was in a three-way pot with the board reading . Mercier and another player called a bet from a third opponent, and the turn brought the . Again, one player led, and Mercier and the third player called.
The river was the , and the player in first position slowed down, checking to Mercier who bet. The third player was his only caller, and Mercier mucked when he tabled for two-pair: queens and tens.