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Saturday, January 15, 2005

Sometimes you wonder what you have to do !

Whilst wide awake from the jetlag, I decided to join Jerry who I met in the bahamas in a $55 Turbo on Pokerstars. Unfortunately our reunion last two hands as my river misfortunes continue.
Here is the hand history.

PokerStars Game #1078977025: Tournament #4613632, Hold'em No Limit - Level I (10/20) - 2005/01/14 - 20:50:49 (ET)
Table '4613632 1' Seat #2 is the button
Seat 1: hankhankhank (1500 in chips)
Seat 2: Aces_Mike (1490 in chips)
Seat 3: Stoffers (1480 in chips)
Seat 4: sophieday (1500 in chips)
Seat 5: nycjoshie (1500 in chips)
Seat 6: Susp3nc3 (1500 in chips)
Seat 7: argofys (1120 in chips)
Seat 8: fatjim (1460 in chips)
Seat 9: BARJA55 (1950 in chips)
Stoffers: posts small blind 10
sophieday: posts big blind 20
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to Aces_Mike [Qd Jc]
nycjoshie: folds
Susp3nc3: calls 20
argofys: calls 20
fatjim: folds
BARJA55: calls 20
hankhankhank: folds
Aces_Mike: calls 20
sophieday said, "finished 7th and top 4 where getting a seat into the 650 tourney"
Stoffers: folds
sophieday: checks
*** FLOP *** [Kh 7h Tc]
sophieday: checks
Susp3nc3: checks
argofys: checks
Aces_Mike said, "ul"
BARJA55: bets 40
Aces_Mike: calls 40
sophieday: calls 40
Susp3nc3: calls 40
argofys: folds
*** TURN *** [Kh 7h Tc] [9d]
sophieday: bets 120
Susp3nc3: raises 180 to 300
BARJA55: raises 1590 to 1890 and is all-in
Aces_Mike: calls 1430 and is all-in
sophieday: folds
Susp3nc3: folds
*** RIVER *** [Kh 7h Tc 9d] [Kc]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
BARJA55: shows [Kd Ts] (a full house, Kings full of Tens)
Aces_Mike: shows [Qd Jc] (a straight, Nine to King)
BARJA55 collected 3550 from pot
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 3550 | Rake 0
Board [Kh 7h Tc 9d Kc]
Seat 1: hankhankhank folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 2: Aces_Mike (button) showed [Qd Jc] and lost with a straight, Nine to King
Seat 3: Stoffers (small blind) folded before Flop
Seat 4: sophieday (big blind) folded on the Turn
Seat 5: nycjoshie folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 6: Susp3nc3 folded on the Turn
Seat 7: argofys folded on the Flop
Seat 8: fatjim folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 9: BARJA55 showed [Kd Ts] and won (3550) with a full house, Kings full of Tens

Usually I make no comment but a 'ffs' was in order here !

Ah well it must change soon, I did manage a 3rd in a similar game earlier, but busted out of two Monte Carlo qualifiers early on.