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We recap just a few tales that you will have missed, together with durrrr noticed enjoying huge stakes and Hellmuth can he return knowledgeable tennis service?

Cody questions an moral dilemma

The winner of the triple crown Jake Cody evoked a hypothetical dilemma (which has clearly occurred in actual life) about who must be liable for the cash misplaced in a state of affairs the place a 3rd occasion carrying him has been assaulted.

Cody confirmed that Individual D was reliable and that she didn’t obtain any monetary compensation for the trade:


– Jake Cody (@JakeCody) December 9, 2018

This as soon as once more highlights the generally cavalier angle of poker gamers with regard to cash, and a deep dive into the feedback means that the poker world is de facto divided concerning the reply. Inform us what you suppose within the feedback beneath.

Hellmuth wins the guess on tennis

Though he isn’t identified for his athletics, Phil Hellmuth has truly taken half in lots of sports activities betting through the years and final week he guess 5 figures on his skill to render service of knowledgeable tennis participant:

My tennis return of $ 23,000? I guess $ 7,000 may deliver 1 service out of 20 of 80 MPH to knowledgeable tennis participant. I’m a newbie of rank! I didn’t know that EVERYONE of my associates was betting in opposition to me! I nonetheless guess $ 2,000 to my associates – $ 16,000, I’d rating some extent in opposition to the professional (I used to be a canine! However …) Video 1:

– phil_hellmuth (@phil_hellmuth) December 6, 2018

Go to his Twitter web page if you wish to see the guess in full, however (spoiler alert), right here's the way it ended:

The second of fact: my $ 23,000 return from service and my level! [First we discuss running it back] $ 7,000, I couldn’t return 1 in 20 80 MPH on a professional from $ 16,000 to $ 2,000 I couldn’t rating some extent … Hiya $ 23,000! #SlopCounts #Fortunate #UnForcedErrorCounts #GoingWClutchShot From the Editor
– phil_hellmuth (@phil_hellmuth)
December 6, 2018

durrrr noticed once more

Tom Dwan 's observations are nonetheless related in poker and final week he was seen enjoying money at ARIA. Particular point out to defending champion John Cynn, who can be preview in among the greatest money sport video games round since his summer time win.

A number of moments in the past, the WSOP World Champion @john_cynn simply met the legend of poker @TomDwan for the first time right here @ARIAPoker #futurehalloffamers ]

– Jean-Robert Bellande (@BrokeLivingJRB) December 6, 2018

Lex wins a

He had a brutal Sunday earlier than so it’s truthful to congratulate Lex Veldhuis for a Sunday successful final night time reside:

Who must be liable for the cash? Tell us within the feedback:

 Barry Carter

Barry Carter

is the writer of and co-author of The Psychological Sport of Poker 1 & 2.


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