|Season 1, episode 7|
|Air date:||May 21, 2012|
|Written by:||Tatsuhiko Urahata|
|Directed by:||Manabu Ono|
|Opening theme:||Miracle Rush|
|Ending theme:||Square Panic Serenade|
The Opening "Miracle Rush" sung by StylipS.
The Ending "Square Panic Serenade" sung by Aoi Yuki, nao Toyama, Kana Hanazawa, Mako and Yumi Uchiyama.
During the fourth match featuring Arata, have some tough competition which puts Achiga back into third place behind Kentani despite her well doing. As it comes down to the last hand of the final match, Shizuno tell her frinds that she will take care of it from here but faces against tough odds. However, her determination to not give up gives her the opportunity to strike Kentani directly and thus get back into second place, allowing Achiga to proceed to the semi-finals alongside Senriyama.
As the girls celebrate their victory, Harue warns that in the semi-finals, they'll not only be facing Senriyama, but Shiraitodai , the last year national winner . As the girls go out to eat, they spot Harue with Kumakura, which they overheard their conversation about her about potentially joining the pro circuit again. As the girls start worrying that Harue may abandon them, they run into Tsuruga Academy's Momoko Touyoko and Satomi Kanbara.
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