Doyle Brunson proved that age isn’t a trust poker, and Tom Dwan and Daniel Negreanu performed a monster pot within the most contemporary episode of High Stakes Poker.
Season 9, which kicked off two weeks ago on PokerGO, has been fleshy of legendary avid gamers. Monday evening’s Episode 3 featured the following star-studded solid of characters in a $200/$400 no-limit retain’em money sport:
Negreanu, Dwan Recede it Twice
Till Season 9 began, Dwan ran sizzling consistently on High Stakes Poker, nonetheless the breaks merely have not long gone his scheme all over the most most modern sequence of episodes. That did not commerce on Monday.
Final week, he misplaced a flee in two flee-outs towards Jean-Robert Bellande. This week, he opted to flee it twice towards Negreanu in a $272,000 pot, and the final consequence used to be identical.
Dwan limped below-the-gun with the after which Patrik Antonius popped it to $2,000 with the . A sneaky Negreanu upright called with the hoping any individual would three-wager within the assist of him. He acquired exactly what he used to be searching out when “durrrr” raised it as much as $14,000. Antonius folded after which “DNegs” four-wager to $32,000, which didn’t persuade his opponent to fold.
The flop got right here out , a nervous board for Dwan, who checked his prime pair. Negreanu wager $20,000, and the earlier Elephantine Tilt Poker pro moved all in for $102,000. The GGPoker ambassador fleet called and each avid gamers agreed to flee it twice.
On the first board, Negreanu acquired when it got right here adopted by the . And then he scooped the general pot when the second board ran out and . Dwan whiffed for the second straight week when running it twice.
Brunson Steals the Reveal
At age 88, Doyle Brunson can restful play some poker. The 10-time WSOP bracelet winner confirmed an aggressive facet all over Episode 3 and compelled his opponents off some pots they otherwise will maintain acquired.
Twice while keeping prime pair, he successfully made big raises with prime pair to beat again doable drawing hands. The game used to be missing stagger, so “Texas Dolly” took it upon himself to spice issues up with a straddle to $800. Bellande then double straddled to $1,600.
Dwan raised from below the gun to $5,000 with the and Negreanu called from the tiny blind with the . Gibbs folded the from the massive blind, which taken aback commentator Gabe Kaplan. Crawl used to be assist on Brunson, who had within the hole.
The Poker Hall of Famer noticed a possibility to scoot some avid gamers away, so he three-wager to $30,500. Everybody folded and the “Godfather of Poker” took down the pot with aggression. Brunson pale aggression more than one times all over Episode 3 to grab some chips and camouflage he isn’t scared to push the young bucks spherical.
Subsequent week’s episode, which airs Monday at 5 p.m. on PokerGO, will characteristic a establish unusual table that entails the highly anticipated High Stakes Poker debut of smartly-liked Los Angeles pro Garrett Adelstein.
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