Rainsford ends up winning the hunting game against General Zaroffby being the first to kill the other. - "The other will sleep in this very excellent bed, "On guard Rainsford"--- He had never slept in a better bed he decided" (Connell 16).
Conflict: Man vs. Nature
Rainsford refrains from attacking Zaroff when he is in perfect position to.
Rainsford go against each other in the game of the hunt and both try to kill each other.
Rainsford steps in quicksand which shows how environmental factors interuppting in the story, and being proven useful to Rainsford since he was able to capture one of the hounds in this trap once he escapes.