Tuesday, January 08, 2008

Why I Love 1/2

Since I have time but no money, I've been having a blast at the 1/2 cent tables on Stars. Below is an example of how cool it can get. You might think I was wrong to call, but it just seemed right.

PokerStars Game #14424609818: Hold'em No Limit ($0.01/$0.02) - 2008/01/08 - 22:14:45 (ET)
Table 'Miranda II' 6-max Seat #3 is the button
Seat 1: daguevarac ($0.92 in chips)
Seat 2: srcartman ($5.90 in chips)
Seat 3: yosoyveneno ($3.76 in chips)
Seat 4: lionsfan114 ($3.77 in chips)
Seat 5: aaron424 ($0.87 in chips)
Seat 6: SEXCGS ($2.94 in chips)
lionsfan114: posts small blind $0.01
aaron424: posts big blind $0.02
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to yosoyveneno [Kc Qs]
SEXCGS: folds
daguevarac: folds
srcartman: folds
yosoyveneno: raises $0.08 to $0.10
lionsfan114: calls $0.09
aaron424: folds
*** FLOP *** [Ts Kh Td]
lionsfan114: checks
yosoyveneno: bets $0.10
lionsfan114: raises $0.62 to $0.72
yosoyveneno: calls $0.62
*** TURN *** [Ts Kh Td] [8s]
lionsfan114: bets $2.95 and is all-in
yosoyveneno: calls $2.94 and is all-in
*** RIVER *** [Ts Kh Td 8s] [9d]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
lionsfan114: shows [6d Jd] (a pair of Tens)
yosoyveneno: shows [Kc Qs] (two pair, Kings and Tens)
yosoyveneno collected $7.19 from pot
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot $7.54 | Rake $0.35
Board [Ts Kh Td 8s 9d]
Seat 1: daguevarac folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 2: srcartman folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 3: yosoyveneno (button) showed [Kc Qs] and won ($7.19) with two pair, Kings and Tens
Seat 4: lionsfan114 (small blind) showed [6d Jd] and lost with a pair of Tens
Seat 5: aaron424 (big blind) folded before Flop
Seat 6: SEXCGS folded before Flop (didn't bet)

By the way, I did end up cashing out a nice $250 profit on UB. So if you haven't tried that site lately, you might want to check it out. And for extra bonus, sign-up via Poker Source Online (PSO), see my sidebar for a link if you aren't already a member.

Hasta luego all...