Friday, March 23, 2007

Bad Beat of the Week

I'm thinking about posting a weekly bad beat hand. Yeah, yeah, I know nobody cares. But it might be a fun opportunity to rant a little bit.

And hopefully it can also show people that the games are still good when people are making these kinds of horrible plays. On to the hand!

I was having a rough session when the following situation came up. The villain in this hand was a loose-passive nimwit with stats of 43/5/3. I folded to his check-raises the first couple of times, but you have to draw a line. Sometimes, fish start to smell like bullshit.

$10/$20 - No Limit Hold'em
Villain is BB ($853)
Hero ($2,000)
Dealt to Hero [As Kc] (woohoo, I've got a hand!)
Hero raises to $70
Villain calls $50
*** FLOP *** [4h Ks 5s]
Villain checks
Hero bets $125 (And my hand hit!)
Villain raises to $783, and is all in (But wtf!!! What is this idiot doing? #@&%! Well, he has less than half a stack, and I'm not folding against this donk)
Hero calls $658
Villain shows [6c 4s] (Wtf again! 6...4...offsuit)
Hero shows [As Kc]
*** TURN *** [4h Ks 5s] [6s] (Of course he hits)
*** RIVER *** [4h Ks 5s 6s] [3c]
Villain shows two pair, Sixes and Fours
Hero shows a pair of Kings
Villain wins the pot ($1,713) with two pair, Sixes and Fours

I don't know exactly what happened here. I guess I had a tight image at this table, and the donk bastard thought he could get me to fold yet again. It's just not going to happen in that situation.

Oh well... I was only a 78 percent favorite anyway.
pokenum -h as kc - 6c 4s -- 4h ks 5s
Holdem Hi: 990 enumerated boards containing Ks 5s 4h
cards win %win lose %lose tie %tie EV
As Kc 771 77.88 219 22.12 0 0.00 0.779
4s 6c 219 22.12 771 77.88 0 0.00 0.221
Fish will pay me back. They always do.


Edit: I almost forgot to pimp this weekend's tourneys. I'll be playing in the WPBT Razz event on Sunday, as well as the $400K Guaranteed, which kuro satellited into earlier this week.


Raveen said...

lol where do these people get money from....

Fuel55 said...

fawking top-pair-is-gold monkeys

*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to Fuel55 [9c Jh]
janwillem111: raises $10 to $20
new_wag: calls $20
Fuel55: calls $15
Kardius: calls $10

*** FLOP *** [3s Jd 9d]
Fuel55: bets $30
Kardius: folds
janwillem111: raises $30 to $60
new_wag: folds
Fuel55: raises $420 to $480
janwillem111: calls $420

*** TURN *** [3s Jd 9d] [5c]
Fuel55: bets $250
janwillem111: calls $150 and is all-in

*** RIVER *** [3s Jd 9d 5c] [Ah]

*** SHOW DOWN ***
Fuel55: shows [9c Jh] (two pair, Jacks and Nines)
janwillem111: shows [As Jc] (two pair, Aces and Jacks)
janwillem111 collected $1348 from pot