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The Cold Reality of Tournament Poker - Thu Sep 12, 2013, 05:56 PM
heyboy17's Avatar
Since: Jun 2013
Posts: 9
Itd be nice to have a top 30 stack with 500 left in the turbo 60k....but then...thats what suckouts are for....

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PokerStars Hand #104041640432: Tournament #784302198, $1.00+$0.10 USD Hold'em No Limit - Level XXXV (40000/80000) - 2013/09/12 17:32:06 ET
Table '784302198 105' 9-max Seat #1 is the button
Seat 1: w hubbuch (1676486 in chips)
Seat 2: heyboy17 (595608 in chips)
Seat 3: dnocts (2937136 in chips)
Seat 4: Joe_m107 (1471917 in chips)
Seat 5: piragibe (517353 in chips)
Seat 6: beezebul (284856 in chips)
Seat 7: Sjtaekvötje (334447 in chips)
Seat 8: Haladitu (764092 in chips)
Seat 9: balrog4567 (782438 in chips)
w hubbuch: posts the ante 8000
heyboy17: posts the ante 8000
dnocts: posts the ante 8000
Joe_m107: posts the ante 8000
piragibe: posts the ante 8000
beezebul: posts the ante 8000
Sjtaekvötje: posts the ante 8000
Haladitu: posts the ante 8000
balrog4567: posts the ante 8000
heyboy17: posts small blind 40000
dnocts: posts big blind 80000
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to heyboy17 [Kh Ks]
Joe_m107: folds
piragibe: folds
beezebul: folds
Sjtaekvötje: folds
Haladitu: folds
balrog4567: raises 160000 to 240000
w hubbuch: calls 240000
heyboy17: raises 347608 to 587608 and is all-in
dnocts: folds
balrog4567: raises 186830 to 774438 and is all-in
w hubbuch: calls 534438
*** FLOP *** [6c Tc 4s]
*** TURN *** [6c Tc 4s] [4c]
*** RIVER *** [6c Tc 4s 4c] [2s]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
balrog4567: shows [5s 5d] (two pair, Fives and Fours)
w hubbuch: shows [Th Ts] (a full house, Tens full of Fours)
w hubbuch collected 373660 from side pot
heyboy17: shows [Kh Ks] (two pair, Kings and Fours)
w hubbuch collected 1914824 from main pot
balrog4567 finished the tournament in 597th place and received $28.14.
heyboy17 finished the tournament in 598th place and received $28.14.
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 2288484 Main pot 1914824. Side pot 373660. | Rake 0
Board [6c Tc 4s 4c 2s]
Seat 1: w hubbuch (button) showed [Th Ts] and won (2288484) with a full house, Tens full of Fours
Seat 2: heyboy17 (small blind) showed [Kh Ks] and lost with two pair, Kings and Fours
Seat 3: dnocts (big blind) folded before Flop
Seat 4: Joe_m107 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 5: piragibe folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 6: beezebul folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 7: Sjtaekvötje folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 8: Haladitu folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 9: balrog4567 showed [5s 5d] and lost with two pair, Fives and Fours

of course, i got a one outer earlier in the tournament...but i have selective memory
Thu Sep 12, 2013, 06:17 PM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,819
remember.. KK isn't that big of a favorite here, it will lose OVER 1/3 of the time.

John (JWK24)


6 Time Bracelet Winner

Thu Sep 12, 2013, 07:45 PM
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Since: Nov 2012
Posts: 359
i hate KK

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