Can a poker hand be beautiful?

    • Ramble
      Ramble
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 1,460
      Maybe it's late and maybe I'm tired, I don't know... but I watched this hand unfold at my SnG table and thought it was just one of the most beautiful poker hands I've ever seen...

      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $20/$40 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

      Known players:
      UTG2:
      $3600.00
      MP1:
      $1290.00
      MP2:
      $1335.00
      MP3:
      $1575.00
      CO:
      $1455.00
      BU:
      $1425.00
      SB:
      $1320.00
      BB(Hero):
      $1500.00


      Preflop: Hero is BB with 2, 2.
      UTG2 folds, MP1 calls $40.00, MP2 folds, MP3 calls $40.00, 2 folds, SB calls $20.00, Hero checks.

      Flop: ($160) 6, 5, A (4 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks, MP1 bets $40.00, MP3 raises to $120.00, SB folds, Hero folds, MP1 calls $80.00.

      Turn: ($400) A (2 players)
      MP1 bets $480.00, MP3 raises to $1,415.00(All-In), MP1 calls $650.00(All-In).

      River: ($2945) 4 (2 players)

      EDIT: Sorry, I forgot to post the hands - AquamanBT was very close...
      MP1 had 7:spade: ,8:spade: and MP3 had A:diamond: ,5:diamond:
      MP3 shows a full house, Aces full of Fives MP1 shows a straight flush, Eight high


      Final Pot: $2945.
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