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Baumstein Controlling Things: Cheong Hit
Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante
Thibaud Guenegou raises to 19,000 in early position and Scott Baumstein three-bets to 46,000 in the cutoff. Baumstein has been wielding his three-betting axe all afternoon. Joseph Cheong is in the big blind and he makes the cold four-bet to 114,000. Guenegou moves out of the way but Baumstein calls.
Flop: A 8 2
Cheong bets a clean 100,000 and Baumstein calls.
Cheong checks and Baumstein bets 100,000 and Cheong calls.
Cheong checks again and Baumstein moves all-in.
"Pretty sick stuff if you are bluffing in this spot," says Cheong before folding.
"I had aces-full," says Baumstein.
"Nice, I had ace-king suited," says Cheong
Baumstein - 2,160,000
Cheong - 550,000
01:23 PM, 11/05/11