Jack Sinclair Busts

We only got there for the showdown, but Georgy Philippovich was kind enough to share the details of the hand with us. After a raise to 550,000 and a call from Philippovich, Jack Sinclair squeezed to 2.6 million. The initial raiser gave up but Philippovich called in position. Sinclair would bet 1.8

Sinclair Cripples Pahuja

We arrived with [6c2d9h] [Js] [Ac] showing and Mukul Pahuja (small blind) with 3.2 million in front of him with 600,000 back. Jack Sinclair (under the gun) already had 1.4 million committed and was seemingly check-raised by his American foe. He was now contemplating calling 1.8 million more. After using two

Ben Cherif Busts on Hand #2

Rachid Ben Cherif started the day with under half a million chips, and they gathered no dust.  He obtained that first hand double through, then moved all in from the cutoff on the second over a mid-position open from Jack Sinclair (350,000 to 1,200,000).  Sinclair called with [ad6d], up against

Lehr Shown a Bluff

Legendary poker player Keith Lehr opened the action with a raise to 100,000 under the gun. Jack Sinclair, chipleader at least at the start of the day, called from the small blind. Waheed Ashraf over called from the big blind. The flop of [JsTdAs] was checked through so the trio saw

River Slows Sinclair and Deadman

Roberto Romanello opened under the gun +1 to 12,000 but was to take no further part in the hand after a three-bet from neighbour Simon Deadman to 40,000 and a cold four-bet from small blind Jack Sinclair (to 125,000).  Deadman made the call. Flop: [Jd5d3c].  Sinclair led out 70,000 called by

Jack Sinclair vs. Shannon Shorr

From the cutoff, Jack Sinclair raised to 20,000 and Shannon Shorr defended his big blind. The flop landed [7cKh9h] and Shorr checked. Sinclair continued for 17,000 and Shorr mucked.