Week Eight - October 23-24
(C-Note: As always, what follows are
Obviously, since it's only an hour show, most hands are
not televised so you're going to see a lot of jumping of
the dealer button. For more information on this and
other poker precepts, visit Chris Wolvie's
Poker Primer. In the meantime, here's
Co-hosting with Mr. Toga
himself Chad Brown is Clonie Gowen (give me someone that
Players: Andrew Bloch/Max Pescatori/Steven Simmons
(current Point Leader)/Eli Bolles/Evelyn Ng/Nicholas
Boueyn (He won before)/Kristy Gazes
Trip to Bahamas and a portable DVD player on the line
along with the cash tonight.
Hand 1. Evelyn Raises to $1,500 with a AK, Andrew goes
all in with J-J, Evelyn calls. 5-8-3 on the flop, 6 on
the turn and an 8 on the river gets Andrew to double up.
Hand 2. A-Q suited gets
a $1,200 bet from Andrew, Nick goes all in with pocket
kings, Andrew calls, J-9-Q on the flop, 9 on the turn, J
on the river and Nick doubles up.
Hand 3. Nick bets $1,200
with A-A, Eli Calls with A-J. With a 2-J-Q, Eli goes all
in with nick calling. With a 9 on the turn and a miracle
J on the river, Eli doubles up. This must be the doubles
episode of Ultimate Poker Challenge.
Hand 4. Max bets $1,400
with 3-3, Evelyn with A-K goes all in and Max quickly
calls. With a 7-8-5 on the flop, 6 on the turn and a 6
on the river. Evelyn goes home in 7th place.
Hand 5. Steve goes all
in with a 7-A, Nick Calls with pocket Queens. With a
7-8-2 on the flop, A on the turn and a 4 in the river.
Steve gets to stay in the game and doubles up.
Hand 6. Eli goes all in
with A-Q, Andrew calls with 9-J. with 3-6-8 on the flop,
a 10 on the turn and the winning 9 on the river, Eli
goes home in 6th place.
Hand 7. Andrew raises to
$1,800 with a K-Q, Steve calls with A-J. With 3-Q-J on
the flop, Andrew raises to $4,000 and Steven goes all
in. With a A on the turn and a lowly 6 on the river,
Steven doubles up.
Hand 8. Kristy finally
gets into the game with a $2,000 bet and a pair of
Jacks. Nick goes all in with a A-8, and Kristy calls.
With 2-K-2 on the flop, a 5 on the turn and a 9 on the
river. Nick gets Nixed in 5th place.
Hand 9. Max raises to
$2,100 with K-7 suited, Steve calls with A-Q. With a
2-Q-7 on the flop, Max bets $2,000, but Steve goes all
in. Max calls when a 4 on the turn and a 3 on the river,
Steve marches on and doubles up.
Hand 10. Kristy raises
to $2,000 with K-3 with Andrew and Steven calling with
Andrew going all in with 9-K suited and Steve who didn't
have a chance with a 8-10. With a 9-8-9 on the flop, a K
on the turn and a 6 on the river, Andrew triples up.
Hand 11. Kristy bets
$1,900 with a J-9 suited, but Andrew goes all in with
3-3 with Kristy calling. With a K-2-J on the flop, 2 on
the turn and a 5 on the river sends Andrew home.
Hand 12. Kristy bets
$2,300 with pocket 9's with Max calling with K-J suited.
With A-Q-5 on the flop, K on the turn, and an 8 on the
river, Max wins the pot.
Hand 13. Max calls with
K-4, Steve sees a free flop with J-8. When a 7-9-3 on
the flop, K on the turn, and a 10 on the river. Max bets
$1,300 but Steven raises with $3,000 and forcing max to
Hand 14. Steve raises to
$2,300 with 10-J, Kristy calls with A-Q suited. Max goes
all in with A-10, Steven folds but Kristy calls. with a
3-5-6 on the flop and a Q on the turn, max had no chance
and goes bye bye.
HEADS UP: STEVEN SIMMONS
VS. KRISTY GAZES
Hand 15. Kristy raises
to $3,800 with a K-J, Steven raises to $7,000 with a
Q-7. Kristy forces Steven all in and Steven calls. When
a 4-9-5 on the flop and a Q on the turn, Steven has to
avoid a King and does with a 3 on the river and doubles
Hand 16. Steve calls
with an 8-K, Kristy raises to $3,000 with a 7-8. Steven
calls. With a 3-4-5 on the flop, 7 on the turn, Kristy
bets $4,500, Steven calls with a K on the river and
Steve goes for 2-2 in Heads up play.
Hand 17. Kristy raises
to $4,300 with a Q-8. Steve calls with a Q-J. When a
8-9-J on the flop, Kristy bets $8,500, but Steven goes
all in, Kristy unfortunately called. when a 4 on the
turn and a Q on the river, Steven is on a Hot Streak and
Hand 18. Kristy raises
to $4,000 with Q-6, Steven calls with 8-10. When a Q-7-9
on the flop happens. Kristy bets $10,000 but Steve calls
with a 4 turning up on the turn. Kristy thinks it's time
to go all in, Steven calls and gets a miracle J on the
river to win the game.
Steven joins Nicholas
Bouyen, Erik Seidel (Not related to me), Andy Bloch,
James Van Alstyne, Ken James, Kahty Liebert and David
Luttbeg to the Semis. He gets the trip to the Bahamas
and a portable DVD player.
That does it for this week of craziness. I gotta watch
Celebrity Poker Showdown now. So for Chad Brown, Brandi
Williams and Clonie Gowen. Good night and don't spend
too much at the tables. Good night all.