It may come as no surprise to anyone that Phil Hellmuth, also known as "The poker brat likes to praise himself when he wins hands, but also likes to shout at his opponents when he think they played a hand incorrect.
In Phil Hellmuth's latest blog entry one can read about an amazing call he made in the Premier League Poker last November when he played heads-up against JC Tran and made a crazy, b[...] Read more » Phil Helmuth outplaying J.C. Tran
Joined: Mar '09
Age: 54 (M)
You can tell this is not an online hand. If it were online Chan would have the flush and Phil the straight. The river would have filled them both online. I dont think I would call this Phil outplaying JC, I would call it a really poorly played hand where he got lucky. Id like to see him try this online, at ULTIMATE BET perhaps. LOL he wouldnt last two hands.
Joined: Oct '08
Location: United Kingdom
Age: 40 (M)
Iamaddicted, I think you're a tad too cynical to be honest, this is a heads up and not two people playing against each other out of a table of 6-10.
Insinct came into play during this hand, and those of you that play HU on a regular basis will have made better calls. Props to Hellmuth though, against Tran it can't be an easy call, even though the all in stunk of weakness...