There has been no shortage of drama at this years World Series of Poker.
The best bluffers and strategists have descended on the Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada to either make, or lose a bunch of money. Some will do both.
As this hand goes to show, you can only control so much at the table.
The rest is left to lady luck.
Laak wins points for being most outrageously dressed at the table, but not much else went his way. He plays the entire hand thinking he’s got it in the bag with a trio of sevens. Little does he know that Dumanski has him beat with three 10’s.
After getting the action started with with raise, defending champion Nguyen bows out and lets these two lock horns.
Laak like his chances right to the very end. He needs another seven to keep hope alive though. The fates don’t allow it, as what comes out is a two. Follow that with a 10, and Laak’s gamble official doesn’t pay off.