An skilled poker participant misplaced to a relative newcomer. However then, “By some means, the Robbi Jade Lew-Garrett Adelstein scandal diving the poker world simply obtained weirder,” experiences the New York Submit:
An internal investigation carried out by Hustler On line casino Stay — which streamed the sport from Los Angeles — has proven that certainly one of their Excessive Stakes Poker Productions staff stole three $5,000 chips from Lew’s stack after the published concluded on September 29. The worker, Bryan Sagbigsal, was terminated from his place after he admitted to taking $15,000 in chips from Lew’s stack…
The $15,000 price of chips taken by Sagbigsal was seen as some as him taking his lower of a dishonest rip-off.
“There is zero evidence that I cheated,” Lew posted on Twitter, “just because I did not. I’ve been thrust right into a weird scenario the place I’m being requested to show my innocence regularly, and as of but, there may be not a single thread of direct proof illustrating my guilt. My accusers, now having exhausted buzzing seats, digital camera rings, microphone water bottles, and different spy paraphernalia, have now moved on to me having an alleged conspiring relationship with somebody I have no idea… who, the truth is, stole from me.”
As a precaution the on line casino’s know-how and safety protocols at the moment are being audited — however the publicity appears good for enterprise. Hustler On line casino Stay is now calling the hand “Probably the most insane hero name in poker historical past,” and it is already racked up over half one million views on YouTube.
This is what I see. (Am I lacking one thing?)
After three of the 5 “neighborhood” playing cards had been dealt face up, Garrett Adelstein had 4 of the 5 playing cards wanted for a straight flush — leaving 9 golf equipment within the deck left to attract for a flush, and a further six that may’ve not less than given him a straight. However with no assist from the fourth “neighborhood” card, Garrett had only a 53% probability of successful. He wager $10,000, however as an alternative of backing down Robbi raised him by $10,000. Garrett then tried a fair bigger wager, daring Robbi to go all-in together with her $109,000 in chips — or fold. Did she sense that this suddenly-higher wager was a bluff? With nothing however a high-card jack, Robbi refused to fold — and gained the hand when the fifth card failed to assist both her or Garrett.