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  • Is it a coincidence?

    This may have been brought up, or may just be general knowledge, but I've noticed after alot of hands where there was what could be called a "bad beat" the table is immediately closed. Is it just a coincidence and that table was broken up to fill other tables or is this a form of preventing harassing comments and what not? It kinda sucks if you're playing at a decent table and are the person knocked out because sometimes I like to watch a few hands after. This is an example where it happened to me in this mornings PSO game. It's not a real question of concern, just something I've noticed.


    PokerStars Game #57654685102: Tournament #360452832, Freeroll Hold'em No Limit - Level IX (200/400) - 2011/02/14 11:35:54 ET
    Table '360452832 22' 9-max Seat #7 is the button
    Seat 1: lymphoma (3926 in chips)
    Seat 2: gatorade1329 (7908 in chips)
    Seat 3: D&D462 (6355 in chips)
    Seat 4: DFTIME (4075 in chips) is sitting out
    Seat 5: dany626 (13170 in chips)
    Seat 6: whiteyfjord (7436 in chips)
    Seat 7: DedFredinBed (1500 in chips)
    Seat 8: derailed87 (3815 in chips)
    Seat 9: zergexecutor (4420 in chips)
    lymphoma: posts the ante 50
    gatorade1329: posts the ante 50
    D&D462: posts the ante 50
    DFTIME: posts the ante 50
    dany626: posts the ante 50
    whiteyfjord: posts the ante 50
    DedFredinBed: posts the ante 50
    derailed87: posts the ante 50
    zergexecutor: posts the ante 50
    derailed87: posts small blind 200
    zergexecutor: posts big blind 400
    *** HOLE CARDS ***
    Dealt to derailed87 [Kh Kd]
    lymphoma: raises 3476 to 3876 and is all-in
    gatorade1329: folds
    D&D462: folds
    DFTIME: folds
    dany626: folds
    whiteyfjord: folds
    DedFredinBed: folds
    derailed87: calls 3565 and is all-in
    zergexecutor: folds
    Uncalled bet (111) returned to lymphoma
    *** FLOP *** [Ks 2s 9h]
    *** TURN *** [Ks 2s 9h] [Th]
    *** RIVER *** [Ks 2s 9h Th] [Jd]
    *** SHOW DOWN ***
    derailed87: shows [Kh Kd] (three of a kind, Kings)
    lymphoma: shows [Qc Qs] (a straight, Nine to King)
    lymphoma collected 8380 from pot
    *** SUMMARY ***
    Total pot 8380 | Rake 0
    Board [Ks 2s 9h Th Jd]
    Seat 1: lymphoma showed [Qc Qs] and won (8380) with a straight, Nine to King
    Seat 2: gatorade1329 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 3: D&D462 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 4: DFTIME folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 5: dany626 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 6: whiteyfjord folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 7: DedFredinBed (button) folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 8: derailed87 (small blind) showed [Kh Kd] and lost with three of a kind, Kings
    Seat 9: zergexecutor (big blind) folded before Flop

  • #2
    Just a coincidence there derailed. Welcome to the forum btw.
    I don't think that ps knows when a "bad beat" is handed out.
    I know that many, many times, when a player is handed a perceived one, that the losing player goes on a rant insulting the winning hand player, so no, it doesn't happen all the time.
    Take care and best o' luck,
    Dan

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    • #3
      Tables break when the number of players is exactly divisable by nine. So if there are 901 players left in the tournament and you bust someone, your table will brake.

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      • #4
        Correct fish....total coincidence. Table could break at any time someone goes out.

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        • #5
          Another really annoying habit that PS has, is moving someone from a full table ( Just when you know how to play them at last ) and replaces them immediately with another player with a similar stack size.

          So it obviously isn't to balance tables or stack sizes.

          3 Time Bracelet Winner


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          • #6
            Thanks for the quick replys and the welcome. It does get pretty annoying but seems understandable. Guess I just notice it more after these types of hands, whether I'm involved or not.

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