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checking the river when you think you're ahead

By: saveapitbull @ 18:17 (EST) / 200 / Comment ( 2 )
This hand here really buried me fer a few hours, I should've known something was up with his hand. But when this dude whipped out the ladies i felt totally played......

PokerStars Game #56661774773: Tournament #357888867, $0.25+$0.00 USD Hold'em No Limit - Level XIII (175/350) - 2011/01/27 13:31:34 ET
Table '357888867 6' 9-max Seat #4 is the button
Seat 1: dosja3000 (4081 in chips)
Seat 3: Brenex.pkr (20055 in chips)
Seat 4: saveapitbull (13915 in chips)
Seat 5: Flintfrost (3870 in chips)
Seat 6: Mr.Matrasik (5883 in chips)
Seat 7: Arhi1285 (5955 in chips)
Seat 9: oooleg1959 (13031 in chips)
dosja3000: posts the ante 45
Brenex.pkr: posts the ante 45
saveapitbull: posts the ante 45
Flintfrost: posts the ante 45
Mr.Matrasik: posts the ante 45
Arhi1285: posts the ante 45
oooleg1959: posts the ante 45
Flintfrost: posts small blind 175
Mr.Matrasik: posts big blind 350
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to saveapitbull [Ac 8c]
Arhi1285: folds
oooleg1959: folds
dosja3000: folds
Brenex.pkr: calls 350
saveapitbull: calls 350
Flintfrost: calls 175
Mr.Matrasik: checks
*** FLOP *** [8s 3c 8h]
Flintfrost: checks
Mr.Matrasik: checks
Brenex.pkr: bets 660
saveapitbull: raises 660 to 1320
Flintfrost: folds
Mr.Matrasik: folds
Brenex.pkr: calls 660
*** TURN *** [8s 3c 8h] [Qc]
Brenex.pkr: bets 350
saveapitbull: raises 5055 to 5405
Brenex.pkr: calls 5055
*** RIVER *** [8s 3c 8h Qc] [6c]
Brenex.pkr: checks
saveapitbull: bets 6795 and is all-in
Brenex.pkr: calls 6795
*** SHOW DOWN ***
saveapitbull: shows [Ac 8c] (a flush, Ace high)
Brenex.pkr: shows [Qs Qd] (a full house, Queens full of Eights)
Brenex.pkr collected 28755 from pot
saveapitbull finished the tournament in 13th place
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 28755 | Rake 0
Board [8s 3c 8h Qc 6c]
Seat 1: dosja3000 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 3: Brenex.pkr showed [Qs Qd] and won (28755) with a full house, Queens full of Eights
Seat 4: saveapitbull (button) showed [Ac 8c] and lost with a flush, Ace high
Seat 5: Flintfrost (small blind) folded on the Flop
Seat 6: Mr.Matrasik (big blind) folded on the Flop
Seat 7: Arhi1285 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 9: oooleg1959 folded before Flop (didn't bet

shouldve checked it down, i know better than to tangle with the big stack on the bubble..... and he didnt even turn his chip lead that he got from me into anything impressive, he finished in 4th.....
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