The Bluff Catcher

  • Big Stax XXVIII 1100 7:30PM
  •  Level 28 40,000/80,000/80,000
  • Total Players: 602
  • Players Remaining: 6

No major pots have occurred since returning from dinner break, a couple hands recently were called down with Ace high and beating their opponents.  The first was when Will Corvino raised to 200K mid position and Tony McDevitt called from the BB.

Flop: 23ss4x both players check

Turn: 6d both players check

River: Jc McDevitt bets 175K and Corvino calls.  McDevitt announces K-high, and Corvino shows his A-high.

A few hands later Bryan Neira opened UTG to 175k and Corvino called in the BB.

Flop: 24cc4x Corvino checks, Neira bets 100k, and Corvino calls

Turn: 6x both players check

River: 3x Corvino bets 475k and Neira is the one to just call this time and show his A-high winner with A-9 to Corvino’s K-8.