Steve Brecher vs. Eric Froehlich
Level 18: 6,000-12,000, 2,000 ante
Eric Froehlich raises from early position to 33,000, and Steve Brecher calls from middle position. The flop comes 552, Froehlich checks, Brecher bets 45,000, and Froehlich calls.
Steve Brecher, Eric Froehlich, Tournaments, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Foxwoods World Poker Finals, Season 8 on FSN, Season VIII
The turn card is the 10, Froehlich checks, Brecher bets 100,000, and Froehlich folds. Steve Brecher takes the pot.
Steve Brecher - 580,000
Eric Froehlich - 405,000
04:41 PM, 11/08/09
Steve Brecher and David Vaillancourt Chop With Kings
Level 16: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante
David Vaillancourt raises under the gun, Steve Brecher reraises from the cutoff, and Vaillancourt moves all in. Brecher calls with KK, but Vaillancourt shows KK, and it's an almost-certain chop situation.
Steve Brecher, David Vaillancourt, Tournaments, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Foxwoods World Poker Finals, Season 8 on FSN, Season VIII
The board comes 5427J, and neither player makes a flush to crack the other's kings.
Steve Brecher - 543,000
David Vaillancourt - 165,000
01:19 PM, 11/08/09