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Hand 2 Hand Combat - James Bord Bounces Back

by Rebecca McAdam |  Published: Jan 01, 2011

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Event World Series of Poker Europe Main Event Entrants 346 Prize Pool $5,470,592 Top Prize $1,313,611 Blinds 400-800 James Bord: A player in early position raises to 2,750, but the player has been opening a lot from early so it’s no biggie. Dan Shak re-raises from the cut-off to 15,000. It’s a large three-bet. I have pocket jacks on the button. I don’t want to push and have him call with only hands beating me, with the exception of A-K, but I don’t think he’s got much of a hand — it’s such a large raise it’s like he doesn’t want to play the hand. So I call 15,000 with 105,000 behind. Pot: 33,950 Flop: Q-9-6 rainbow. JB: Dan Shak bets 110,000. Rebecca McAdam: What did you think he had? JB: Absolutely fuck all! But I still had to think about it because I had an underpair to the queen, ...


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