Event #15: $3,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold'em

Hastings Takes a Big One

• Level 5: 100-200, 25 ante

We didn't see how the action went down, but walked up to a board of {j-}{7-}{a-}{8-}{10-} and Brian Hastings with the {q-}{9-} tabled in front of him.

His dejected opponent sat quietly as the dealer counted out the chips that were to be sent Hastings' way. "That's exactly the river card you would want to draw up," another player at the table said.

Player Chips Progress
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Poker Tactic: Brian Hastings