Poker After Darkish S12/E11: Lynne Ji Wins a Monster Three-Manner Hand with Broadway


Within the fifth week of “Gamblers Delight” on PokerGO’sPoker After Darkish,” the sport was $100/$200 no-limit maintain’em with a $200 huge blind ante. The minimal buy-in for the sport was $20,000.

This not solely wrapped up “Gamblers Delight” however was additionally the eleventh and last episode of Season 12.

Within the first week, former Survivor contestant Albert Destrade, Bryan Ercolano and WSOP bracelet winner Trevor Pope made their Poker After Darkish debuts, whereas within the second week somebody mentioned “that is going to be a foul name.”

Within the third week, Dan Shak received off to a scorching begin, which you’ll be able to examine right here. In the meantime, final week witnessed Pope getting quartered in a six-figure pot.

This week’s episode featured the identical six gamers because the week earlier than in Pope, Shak, Destrade, Ercolano, Jake Daniels, and Lynne Ji.

Beneath is a take a look at 5 of both the most important or most attention-grabbing palms from this week’s episode.

Daniels Rivers a Set

Jake Daniels vs. Lynne Ji
Jake Daniels vs. Lynne Ji

Ji opened for $500 on the button with {j-Diamonds}{10-Clubs} and was referred to as by Daniels on the button with {4-Spades}{4-Diamonds}, Shak within the small blind with {q-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}, and Ercolano within the huge blind with {q-Clubs}{x-}.

“I really feel like successful this one,” mentioned Ji earlier than enhancing high pair on the {6-Hearts}{2-Clubs}{j-Spades} flop.

Daniels fired out for $900 after Ji checked and Ji referred to as after Shak and Ercolano folded. Ji nonetheless had the very best of it after the {5-Hearts} flip added a gutshot straight draw to Daniels’ doable outs and check-called for $2,900.

Ji checked once more after the {4-Hearts} river accomplished the board. Daniels, who improved to a set, fired out a pot-sized guess of $9,900.

“You’re actually might be doing the identical factor you probably did towards Trevor,” mentioned Ji referring to a hand on a earlier episode.

“It is that unhealthy?” requested Daniels.

“I actually do not beat a single actual factor,” responded Ji earlier than she paid Daniels off with a name.

Broadway for Ji

Lynne Ji vs. Jake Daniels and Bryan Ercolino
Lynne Ji vs. Jake Daniels and Bryan Ercolino

Ercolano limped from the hijack with {a-Spades}{5-Clubs}. Ji raised to $1,000 from the button with {k-Hearts}{q-Spades} and was referred to as by Jake Daniels with {8-Hearts}{2-Hearts} from the large blind. Ercolano referred to as as nicely and all three gamers checked the {8-Spades}{a-Hearts}{j-Spades} flop.

The {10-Hearts} flip improved Ji to Broadway and she or he opted to check-raise a $1,500 open by Ercolano to $5,000. Daniels cold-called and Ercolano additionally tossed one other $3,500 into the pot.

The {3-Spades} river accomplished a spade flush draw however not the center flush draw held by Daniels. This did not cease him from taking a stab on the pot with an enormous guess of $14,900.

Ercolano referred to as together with his high pair placing Ji in a tough spot. Ji finally referred to as and scooped up the $63,000 pot.

“I donate to the Bryan … Basis as he has the very best hand proper now,” mentioned Daniels.

“I’ve a straight,” mentioned Ji.

“Oh wow, the Lynne Ji Basis!” responded Daniels as he started to get out of his chair to offer Ji a high-five. “Let’s go! What a name!”

“Thanks,” Ji sighed in aid. “Now I simply have to not give it again to you.

Ercolano and Shak Chop it Up

Bryan Ercolano vs. Dan Shak
Bryan Ercolano vs. Dan Shak

Daniels opened for $1,400 with {9-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds} from the hijack Trevor Pope straddled for $400 from beneath the gun with {8-Hearts}{4-Spades}. Three gamers referred to as together with Ercolano from the button with {j-Spades}{10-Spades}, Shak with {a-Clubs}{k-Spades} from the small blind, and Pope finishing the motion.

Shak hit two pair and Daniels a flush draw on the {q-Diamonds}{a-Diamonds}{k-Clubs} flop however Ercolano improved to the nuts with a Broadway straight. Pope and Daniels checked earlier than Shak fired out for $2,500. Ercolano and Daniels referred to as whereas Pope referred to as it quits.

Daniels checked the {2-Hearts} flip and Shak continued his aggression with high two with a guess of $10,000. Ercolano shuffled his chips earlier than he jammed for $46,300. Daniels requested for a depend earlier than he folded after which Shak shortly referred to as.

“Run it twice?” Shak requested?

“Yeah,” responded Ercolano.

It was fortunate for Ercolano that his opponent advised two rivers as Shak gained the primary spherical with the {k-Hearts} accomplished the primary board.

“I’ve a sense he’s going to hit it,” mentioned Ercolano as each he and Shak received out of their seats. “Can we simply chop it now?”

The gamers laughed and though Ercolano could not chop it then and there, he did wind up successful the second board to cut an $86,200 pot after the {7-Hearts} appeared because the second river.

Daniels Bluffs Ji

Jake Daniels vs. Lynne Ji
Jake Daniels vs. Lynne Ji

Daniels pulled off a handful of bluffs through the broadcast together with in a hand towards Lynne Ji close to the top of the night time the place he additionally doubtlessly had some showdown worth.

Shak straddled with {10-Clubs}{4-Spades} with Bryan Ercolano with {8-Hearts}{7-Hearts} from the cutoff and Lynne Ji with {a-Spades}{10-Diamonds} each limping behind. Pope jacked it as much as $2,000 with {j-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds} and Daniels referred to as with {9-Spades}{7-Clubs} from the large blind. Each Ercolano and Ji additionally referred to as after Shak folded.

The {7-Spades}{k-Clubs}{10-Spades} flop checked round earlier than the motion picked up on the {2-Hearts} flip. Daniels guess 5,700 after Pope checked and Ji was the one participant to name.

Ji nonetheless had the very best pair after each gamers blanked the {8-Diamonds} river. Daniels blasted for $31,200 right into a $20,000 and Ji went into the tank.

“Effectively, I would not fold a king,” mentioned Ji. “Sadly, I haven’t got a king. However I really feel like you are attempting to do to me what you have been doing to poor Trevor over right here. I will not stand for that.”

Ji thought some extra earlier than she laid down the very best hand.

Ercolano Chops It Up Once more

Bryan Ercolano vs. Lynne Ji
Bryan Ercolano vs. Lynne Ji

Ercolano opened for $1,000 with {a-Spades}{k-Clubs} from the cutoff over the $400 straddle by Daniels with {3-Clubs}{2-Hearts} on the final hand of the episode and thus as nicely the ultimate hand of Season 12. Destrade referred to as with {a-Clubs}{j-Clubs} earlier than Ji three-bet to $5,000 with {10-Spades}{10-Diamonds} from the small blind.

Daniels shortly received out of the way in which and it was three-way to the {5-Diamonds}{3-Spades}{2-Diamonds} flop. Ji continued for $5,000 earlier than Ercolano jammed for $29,700. Destrade shortly folded and Ji tanked for a minute earlier than she referred to as.

“I am chasing,” mentioned Ercolano because the playing cards have been turned over.

The duo determined to run it twice and it as soon as once more with Ercolano successful the primary board after enhancing to a greater pair than Ji on the {a-Hearts} flip and {9-Diamonds} river.

Ji gained the second board after Ercolano bricked each the {9-Hearts} flip and {9-Spades} river and the 2 gamers chopped a $75,200 pot.

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