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Hands #133-141: Michael Vela Gets Short

• Nível 31: 80,000-160,000, 20,000 ante

Hand #133: Christian Harder was on the button with {a-Hearts}{q-Hearts} and raised to 350,000. Michael Vela defended the big blind with {k-Diamonds}{6-Spades}. He checked blind. The flop came [jcjd4]. Harder bet 250,000. Vela called. The turn was the {3-Diamonds}. Both players checked. The river was the {q-Diamonds}. Vela checked. Harder bet 475,000. Vela folded.

Hand #134: Cliff Josephy limped in on the button with {9-Clubs}{7-Spades}. Michael Vela moved all in from the small blind with {8-Spades}{8-Hearts}. Both of his opponents folded.

Hand #135: Christian Harder was in the small blind with {10-Clubs}{7-Spades} and he limped in. Cliff Josephy was in the big blind and checked his option with {9-Clubs}{6-Diamonds}. The flop came {q-Hearts}{j-Clubs}{4-Clubs}. Harder bet 175,000 and Josephy folded.

Hand #136: Cliff Josephy limped in with {7-Spades}{5-Hearts} from the small blind. Michael Vela checked his option in the big blind with {8-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}.

The flop came {j-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{4-Spades}. Josephy led out for 175,000. Vela called.

The turn was the {9-Diamonds}. Josephy checked and Vela bet 275,000. "Here Cliff. Want me to put them in hundred stacks for you?" asked Vela. "I just want to see how much you're playing so I don't make any mistakes. Thank you" responded Josephy. Josephy called.

The river was the {2-Spades}. Both players checked and Josephy took the pot down with a pair of fives. "Oops", said Vela.

Hand #137: Christian Harder got a walk.

Hand #138: Christian Harder was in the small blind with {4-Diamonds}{3-Hearts} and he raised to 400,000. Josephy called from the big blind, only showing the {10-Hearts}. The flop came {q-Diamonds}{7-Spades}{4-Spades}. Harder led out for 315,000. Josephy folded.

Hand #139: Christian Harder raised to 350,000 with {a-Clubs}{10-Hearts} on the button. Cliff Josephy was in the small blind with {5-Spades}{4-Hearts} and three-bet to 950,000. Harder folded.

Hand #140: Michael Vela shoved from the small blind with {J-Diamonds}{9-Clubs} for 1,305,000. Harder folded the {9-Spades}{5-Spades} from his big blind.

Hand #141: Christian Harder completed the small blind with {9-Hearts}{4-Clubs} and Josephy checked {K-Spades}{J-Clubs} from the big. The flop came {2-Spades}{10-Diamonds}{7-Diamonds} and both players checked. The {10-Spades} on the turn paired the board and Harder took a step of 175,000. Josephy called in position. The {Q-Hearts} completed the board and two checks later, Josephy took down the hand.

Tags: Aleksei OpalikhinChristian HarderCliff JosephyMichael GentiliMichael Vela