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$2.20 NL Hold'em [Heads-Up, 128 Cap, Winner-Take-All] - Mon Jan 16, 2012, 10:04 AM
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Since: Jan 2011
Posts: 762
Hi PSO,

Played this tourney four weeks ago, today, on Dec 19th, and managed to TID!

It was the 1st time ever...

I decided it was time to have another kick @ the can...

Tourney #500682219...

Breezed thru Rounds 1 and 2...

R3 - 32 players remaining...

Was on cruisin speed in R3 when this happened...

PokerStars Hand #73944390562: Tournament #500682219, $2.00+$0.20 USD Hold'em No Limit - Match Round III, Level I (10/20) - 2012/01/16 9:40:10 ET
Table '500682219 16' 2-max Seat #2 is the button
Seat 1: ZurasRMP (995 in chips)
Seat 2: EasyChips4U (2005 in chips)
EasyChips4U: posts small blind 10
ZurasRMP: posts big blind 20
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to EasyChips4U [As Ks]
EasyChips4U: raises 40 to 60
ZurasRMP: raises 120 to 180
EasyChips4U: raises 815 to 995
ZurasRMP: calls 815 and is all-in
*** FLOP *** [4c 5h Th]
*** TURN *** [4c 5h Th] [9h]
*** RIVER *** [4c 5h Th 9h] [6h]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
ZurasRMP: shows [Jd Ah] (a flush, Ace high)
EasyChips4U: shows [As Ks] (high card Ace)
ZurasRMP collected 1990 from pot
EasyChips4U said, "bs"
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 1990 | Rake 0
Board [4c 5h Th 9h 6h]
Seat 1: ZurasRMP (big blind) showed [Jd Ah] and won (1990) with a flush, Ace high
Seat 2: EasyChips4U (button) (small blind) showed [As Ks] and lost with high card Ace

Managed to almost level back up to 1500 chips, but it was as good as it was gonna get...

This is the hand that stops the run...

PokerStars Hand #73944758966: Tournament #500682219, $2.00+$0.20 USD Hold'em No Limit - Match Round III, Level II (15/30) - 2012/01/16 9:48:35 ET
Table '500682219 16' 2-max Seat #1 is the button
Seat 1: ZurasRMP (1760 in chips)
Seat 2: EasyChips4U (1240 in chips)
ZurasRMP: posts small blind 15
EasyChips4U: posts big blind 30
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to EasyChips4U [As Kh]
ZurasRMP: calls 15
EasyChips4U: raises 60 to 90
ZurasRMP: calls 60
*** FLOP *** [9h 8s Kc]
EasyChips4U: checks
ZurasRMP: bets 90
EasyChips4U: raises 180 to 270
ZurasRMP: raises 720 to 990
EasyChips4U: raises 160 to 1150 and is all-in
ZurasRMP: calls 160
*** TURN *** [9h 8s Kc] [2d]
*** RIVER *** [9h 8s Kc 2d] [3d]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
EasyChips4U: shows [As Kh] (a pair of Kings)
ZurasRMP: shows [9s 8d] (two pair, Nines and Eights)
ZurasRMP collected 2480 from pot
EasyChips4U finished the tournament in 22nd place
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 2480 | Rake 0
Board [9h 8s Kc 2d 3d]
Seat 1: ZurasRMP (button) (small blind) showed [9s 8d] and won (2480) with two pair, Nines and Eights
Seat 2: EasyChips4U (big blind) showed [As Kh] and lost with a pair of Kings

Busted 22nd...

Perhaps another day...

* - when I originally started this thread up... I was hopin to have a brag...

 
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Mon Jan 16, 2012, 09:03 PM
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Since: Sep 2010
Posts: 3,168
Too bad it didn't work out. I guess with a WTA structure, there are going to be a ton of losses; the fact that you took even one down is pretty sick. Hope luck picks back up for you! Keep up the great play!

 
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Tue Jan 17, 2012, 03:32 PM
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Since: Jan 2011
Posts: 762
Quote:
Originally Posted by PanickyPoker View Post
Too bad it didn't work out. I guess with a WTA structure, there are going to be a ton of losses; the fact that you took even one down is pretty sick. Hope luck picks back up for you! Keep up the great play!

Ty Panicky...

Very kind words, mon ami...
 

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