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Event #37: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em
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Hands #198-202: Baldwin Takes a Commanding Lead

MrCleverFox • Level 30: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #198: Eric Baldwin raised to 225,000 on the button and he took down the blinds and antes.

Hand #199: From the button Ian Steinman raised to 175,000. Baldwin called on the button.

The flop was {J-Spades}{7-Clubs}{4-Hearts} and Baldwin checked then folded to a bet of 150,000 from Steinman.

Hand #200: On the button Baldwin raised to 225,000. Steinman called in the big blind.

The flop was {J-Hearts}{7-Hearts}{3-Spades} and Steinman checked. Baldwin put out a bet of 200,000. Steinman then check-raised, making it 650,000. Baldwin quickly released.

Hand #201: On the button Steinman raised to 175,000. Baldwin popped it up to 750,000 from the big blind and Steinman quickly released.

Hand #202: From the button Baldwin raised to 225,000. Steinman called from the big blind.

The flop was {Q-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{5-Hearts} and Steinman checked. Baldwin continued with a bet of 150,000 and Steinman called.

The turn was the {7-Clubs} and Steinman checked. again. Baldwin put out a bet of 320,000 and Steinman called once more.

On the {7-Diamonds} river, Steinman checked a third time. Baldwin put out a bet of 1,220,000 and Steinman dropped into the tank. He thought for several minutes checking his cards multiple times before deciding to call.

Baldwin showed down his {5-Spades}{4-Spades} and Steinman mucked quickly. Baldwin raked in the big pot and took a commanding chip lead in the match.

Player Chips Progress
Eric Baldwin us
Eric Baldwin
us 7,550,000 975,000
Ian Steinman us
Ian Steinman
us 2,200,000 -1,220,000

Tags: Eric BaldwinIan Steinman