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2009 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure — Part III

A decent performance

by Tom McEvoy |  Published: May 26, 2009


I had gotten off to a good start in this tournament, and when we went to the sixth level with the blinds at 400-800, and a 100 ante, I was sitting with almost 52,000 in chips, which was more than double the 20,000 we started with. I played very few pots at this level, and twice had to fold after I put in a raise, once preflop and once after the flop. This took me down to about 40,000 in chips, which was still a decent stack, but I did not like the direction this was going. I had a very aggressive young Internet player on my left, and had to fold to him more than once when he came over the top of me, so I decided that I would take a stand against him no matter what my hand was the next time he did it. Well, I ...

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