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Is this a bad beat?? - Thu Mar 10, 2011, 10:37 PM
joy7108's Avatar
Since: Jul 2010
Posts: 2,287
For a change I'm on the other side of this one, but the question remains.

PokerStars Game #59002254108: Tournament #368728437, $0.10+$0.01 USD Hold'em No Limit - Level VIII (75/150) - 2011/03/10 21:01:32 CT [2011/03/10 22:01:32 ET]
Table '368728437 25' 9-max Seat #1 is the button
Seat 1: Chip Short 2 (9586 in chips)
Seat 2: DPC44 (7740 in chips)
Seat 3: joy7108 (8535 in chips)
Seat 4: dizzy dez (3326 in chips)
Seat 5: iso9999 (4315 in chips)
Seat 6: RIVERxWISHIN (2135 in chips)
Seat 7: pharm_man (6345 in chips)
Seat 8: pilef35 (33892 in chips)
Seat 9: bigchief013 (2076 in chips)
Chip Short 2: posts the ante 20
DPC44: posts the ante 20
joy7108: posts the ante 20
dizzy dez: posts the ante 20
iso9999: posts the ante 20
RIVERxWISHIN: posts the ante 20
pharm_man: posts the ante 20
pilef35: posts the ante 20
bigchief013: posts the ante 20
DPC44: posts small blind 75
joy7108: posts big blind 150
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to joy7108 [3h 4d]
dizzy dez: folds
iso9999: folds
pharm_man: folds
pilef35: calls 150
bigchief013: calls 150
Chip Short 2: folds
DPC44: calls 75
joy7108: checks
*** FLOP *** [4s Ac 3c]
DPC44: checks
joy7108: bets 450
pilef35: calls 450
bigchief013: raises 1456 to 1906 and is all-in
DPC44: folds
joy7108: raises 6459 to 8365 and is all-in
pilef35: calls 7915
*** TURN *** [4s Ac 3c] [4c]
*** RIVER *** [4s Ac 3c 4c] [9c]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
joy7108: shows [3h 4d] (a full house, Fours full of Threes)
pilef35: shows [8c Jc] (a flush, Ace high)
joy7108 collected 12918 from side pot
bigchief013: shows [As 8d] (two pair, Aces and Fours)
joy7108 collected 6498 from main pot
bigchief013 finished the tournament in 375th place
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 19416 Main pot 6498. Side pot 12918. | Rake 0
Board [4s Ac 3c 4c 9c]
Seat 1: Chip Short 2 (button) folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 2: DPC44 (small blind) folded on the Flop
Seat 3: joy7108 (big blind) showed [3h 4d] and won (19416) with a full house, Fours full of Threes
Seat 4: dizzy dez folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 5: iso9999 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 6: RIVERxWISHIN folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 7: pharm_man folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 8: pilef35 showed [8c Jc] and lost with a flush, Ace high
Seat 9: bigchief013 showed [As 8d] and lost with two pair, Aces and Fours

On the check down, I have to call, once I hit two pr it pretty much plays itself. That being said, any critiques?

Good luck!!
Sun Mar 20, 2011, 01:12 PM
Grindtyme's Avatar
Since: Mar 2011
Posts: 12
You were the BB, not like you can fold a free flop, or an already paid for flop. Nice catch.

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