There is always a debate in poker over whether or not to show your opponents your hand without a showdown, but Tony G is taking the route of showing hands left and right. Whether it be a bluff, or the nuts, he is showing the table some of his hands, and the crowd the rest. Being on the rail I can tell you (without revealing the content) that it is a mixture of both bluffs and nuts that we see, as well as the table. It has the table completely rattled.
Hand #109: Action folded around to the blinds. Dario Alioto called from the small blind. David Callaghan checked his big bind.The flop was and Alioto fired out a pot-sized bet. Callaghan folded. Alioto won the pot.
Tony G is now in full control of this table. Dario is the only one not afraid to play back at him, but he is selective with his shots and Tony jabs away at every opportunity. The later it gets, and the more weary his opponents become, the greater Tony's edge grows. His experience is really starting to show. He is frequently showing his hands to the crowd after his opponents fold, and this is having a visible impact on David Callaghan.
Hand #105: Dario Alioto raised to 80,000 from the small blind. David Callaghan folded his big blind. Alioto won the pot.
Hand #106: Action was folded to the blinds. David Callaghan called from the small blind. Tony G raised to 60,000. Callaghan called. The flop . Callaghan checked. Tony G bet 100,000. Callaghan called. The turn was the . Callaghan checked. Tony G fired out 160,000. Callaghan went into the tank for a couple of minutes before he folded. The G took down the pot.
Hand #100: Dario Alioto got a walk in the big blind.
Hand #101: Tony G raised 100,000 UTG and everyone folded. No action for The G.
Hand #102: David Callaghan called from the small blind. Tony G checked his big blind. The flop was . Callaghan checked. Tony G bet 30,000. Callaghan called. The turn was the . Callaghan checked. Tony G fired out 50,000. Callaghan called. The river was the . Callaghan checked. Tony G checked. Callaghan showed trips tens and Tony G mucked his hand.