Dark Checks and a Semi-bluff Pay Off for Gross

  • Big Stax XXVIII 300 7:25 PM
  • Level 32 100,000/200,000/200,000
  • Total Players: 2874
  • Players Remaining: 10

UTG+1 Matt Gross opens to 575k.  Action folds around to Harry McCloskey in the cutoff who calls.  Gross announces he checks before the flop comes out.

Flop: 4♣K♠10♣ McCloskey checks back and again Gross checks before the dealer puts out the turn

Turn: 5♣ McCloskey checks back

River: 8♠ Gross bets 800k, McCloskey calls

Gross shows his A♥8♦ for 3rd pair, and McCloskey mucks.