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All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« on: September 04, 2013, 02:24:19 PM »
Check out this error by Koroknai in the 2012 WSOP main event.

He had raised all in, thought he was the only player in the hand and then mucked his cards but one player was still in the hand.

WSOP follow their rules - see the vid...but was it the right decision?

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Re: All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« Reply #1 on: September 04, 2013, 10:44:37 PM »
I don't think that was the right choice, I mean he jumped the gun and unfortunately should have been knocked out. It's a critical point in the game, so that's why it didn't count? I wonder if it was earlier on in the game if the decision would have been different?
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Re: All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2013, 02:23:52 AM »
It's not obvious from the vid the point at which the hand was played but with his stack of over 1 million, they must have been playing for some time.

I don't think he should be knocked out because at the end of the day, she had only put 60k in the pot and had not called his all in bet (although she said that she did).

The hand could never be played.  I wonder what he had?

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Re: All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2013, 08:39:08 PM »
I think they made the right decision actually. Its shitty that it had to happen for sure, but theres not much else that can be done once he mucks his hand. Most casinos will consider a mucked hand dead.

If she announces call before he mucks, the pot is hers fir sure. Its really a tough spot for the tournament directors actually. But i think they made a fair ruling on this one

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Re: All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« Reply #4 on: September 07, 2013, 06:02:27 AM »
She said she called before he mucked but they didn't think that she did.

Overall, I think they made the right decision too.

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Re: All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« Reply #5 on: September 07, 2013, 08:08:29 AM »
I heard her say that she announced a call, but I never actually heard her say it during the hand. Noone else spoke up at the table I dont think either. If she clearly announced a call, I would imagine someone would have said something

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Re: All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« Reply #6 on: September 07, 2013, 08:45:33 AM »
Absolutely!  She was trying to pull a fast one perhaps.  Check out her face after she revealed her cards..

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Re: All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« Reply #7 on: September 07, 2013, 11:12:24 PM »
Absolutely!  She was trying to pull a fast one perhaps.  Check out her face after she revealed her cards..

Another photo shop opportunity perhaps?

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Re: All in - mucks hand...right decision?
« Reply #8 on: September 08, 2013, 06:53:59 AM »
Absolutely!  She was trying to pull a fast one perhaps.  Check out her face after she revealed her cards..

Another photo shop opportunity perhaps?

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