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Counter blocking bet, The River Hammer!!!!

By: pipi486 @ 23:22 (EST) / 275 / Comment ( 0 )
PokerStars Game #73421472146: Tournament #554011015, $8.00+$0.80 USD Hold'em No Limit - Level XXVI (3000/6000) - 2012/01/07 12:12:35 CCT [2012/01/06 23:12:35 ET]
Table '554011015 81' 9-max Seat #9 is the button
Seat 2: rockshoxbh (98021 in chips)
Seat 3: Korsar1972 (140076 in chips)
Seat 4: takarot (73534 in chips)
Seat 5: Lombardini (21373 in chips)
Seat 6: SirWantsALot (93445 in chips)
Seat 8: pipi486 (176422 in chips)
Seat 9: nutty_hamish (147694 in chips)
rockshoxbh: posts the ante 750
Korsar1972: posts the ante 750
takarot: posts the ante 750
Lombardini: posts the ante 750
SirWantsALot: posts the ante 750
pipi486: posts the ante 750
nutty_hamish: posts the ante 750
rockshoxbh: posts small blind 3000
Korsar1972: posts big blind 6000
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to pipi486 [Jh Qh]
takarot: folds
Lombardini: folds
SirWantsALot: folds
pipi486: raises 9000 to 15000 (JQ is decent in mid position, would love to steal the blinds with them)
nutty_hamish: folds
rockshoxbh: folds
Korsar1972: calls 9000 (BB called with the good odds and probably some medium hand)
*** FLOP *** [5h Ad 3d] (dry flop... the ace looks scary to us both)
Korsar1972: checks
pipi486: checks ( i dont know if he ace got him and i didnt feel like making a cbet to bluff on this dry board)
*** TURN *** [5h Ad 3d] [4h] (turned a flush draw, good for me)
Korsar1972: bets 13888 (small and weak bet)
pipi486: calls 13888 (called for the implied odds of rivering a heart flush, note that there is also a diamond flush draw on the board)
*** RIVER *** [5h Ad 3d 4h] [Kd] (diamond flush on the board, i missed my heart flush
Biggawhite1 is connected
locofusher is connected
Korsar1972: bets 26888 (1/3 river bet... kanna reads like he has a decent hand like A/x wanting value but more likely a blocking bet against a diamond flush)
pipi486: raises 89851 to 116739 (I make a big raise representing the diamond flush)
Korsar1972: folds (Yeah! Took down this pot)
Uncalled bet (89851) returned to pipi486
pipi486 collected 119802 from pot
pipi486: doesn't show hand
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 119802 | Rake 0
Board [5h Ad 3d 4h Kd]
Seat 2: rockshoxbh (small blind) folded before Flop
Seat 3: Korsar1972 (big blind) folded on the River
Seat 4: takarot folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 5: Lombardini folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 6: SirWantsALot folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 8: pipi486 collected (119802)
Seat 9: nutty_hamish (button) folded before Flop (didn't bet)
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