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Instant Tragedy

February 10, 2010 at 11:58 pm

Why Fuel is right Pt: 3…

So as I continue my challenge to $1000… I find myself in this position.

Poker Stars $5.00+$0.40 No Limit Hold’em Tournament – t125/t250 Blinds + t25 – 6 players – View hand 529277

The Official Hand History Converter

UTG: t915 M = 1.74

MP: t1405 M = 2.68

Hero (CO): t4610 M = 8.78

BTN: t2265 M = 4.31

SB: t1880 M = 3.58

BB: t3925 M = 7.48

Chipleader, but my M is under 10.  I want to punish the shorty whenever I can but I don’t ever have cards.

Pre Flop: (t525) Hero is CO with 5 of hearts 5 of diamonds

Okay, now I have cards.

UTG raises to t890 all in, 1 fold,

Do you doubt or do you call?

Hero calls t890  I call hoping to get other suckers along with the delayed call.

, 3 folds

No such luck. Am I up against a higher PP, or is it a flip?

UTG shows A of clubs K of diamonds (a pair of Aces)

It’s a flip.

Fuel, don’t let me down.

Flop: (t2305) 5 of clubs 7 of clubs 8 of diamonds (2 players – 1 is all in)


Turn: (t2305) A of hearts (2 players – 1 is all in)

Game Over Man, Game Over

River: (t2305) 2 of clubs (2 players – 1 is all in)

Final Pot: t2305

UTG shows A of clubs K of diamonds (a pair of Aces)

Hero shows 5 of hearts 5 of diamonds (three of a kind, Fives)

Hero wins t2305


Up to a miserable… $27.75

Slow grind it is…

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    fuel55 on February 12th, 2010
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