Event #39: $1,000 Super Seniors No-Limit Hold'em

Hands #233-237: Shulman Starts to Close the Gap

HillKerby • Level 37: 300,000-600,000, 600,000 ante

Hand #233: Barry Shulman opened to 2.3 million and Michael Blake defended his big blind. The flop came down {j-Hearts}{10-Spades}{3-Spades} and Blake check-folded to a bet of 4 million by Shulman.

Hand #234: Blake opened to 1.2 million, Shulman called and the flop fell {10-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}{9-Clubs}. Shulman check-called a bet of 2.2 million from Blake and the {8-Clubs} fell on the turn. Shulman check-called 3 million on the {7-Clubs} river and Blake tabled {6-Hearts}{4-Hearts} for a rivered straight. Shulman says "Nice catch," as he turns over {7-Hearts}{6-Clubs} for the same straight, that Shulman already had on the turn.

Hand #235: Blake opened to 1.3 million on the button and Shulman called. The flop came down {8-Diamonds}{7-Spades}{7-Clubs} and Shulman check-raised a bet of 1 million by Blake to 3 million. Blake folded.

Hand #236: Shulman raised to 2.3 million and took down the pot.

Hand #237: Blake opened to 1.3 million, Shulman pushed in a three-bet of 3.8 million and Blake released.

Player Chips Progress
Michael Blake us
Michael Blake
us 29,200,000 -5,300,000
Barry Shulman us
Barry Shulman
us 23,800,000 5,300,000

Tags: Barry ShulmanMichael Blake