Monday, March 23, 2009

Was Gus on tilt, or was it collusion?

Today I have a 2 part video of Gus playing Andy Bloch on FTP. Gus is admittedly a little drunk and makes a few comments about the already infamous game with OMG, durrr, phil Ivey and Urindanger, where there is a suggestion of collusion on the ring table. I watched the hand in question and thought it was little suspicious too, especially when Phil Ivey typed in the chat box, "Phil Ivey: definitely collusion lol". Here is a link to the story on Part Time Poker News , and here's a "link" to a forum post of the hand log.

I think we all suspect collusion on the internet sometimes, but when we see the pros suspecting each other of improper or unethical play it raises a lot of eyebrows on the control and regulations of on-line gaming. As players all we can do is monitor and report unusual or suspicious play to the sites we see it on. Now I'm not going to point fingers at any players in this particular hand, that's not what this blog is about. I just think it was worth mentioning to my readers and fellow poker players that collusion does happen and it is up to us to keep the integrity and etiquette on the tables, so we can all enjoy the games on-line.

Part 1.

Part 2


  1. The blog is good enough, keep up writing such type of posts.

  2. I have learnt various good stuff right here, and I’m sure everyone will get advantage of it.
    can dogs eat avocado

  3. I read your blogs regularly. Your humoristic way is amusing, continue the good work!
    Casino Gambling Best

  4. Your blog is extremely brilliant especially the quality content is really appreciable.
    Ruff Hero

  5. Hi I was searching for the blogs for many times, now I have reached at the right place.
    casino utan svensk licens

  6. I will prefer this blog because it has much more informative stuff.
    casino utan svensk licens trustly

  7. Betway launches online sports betting in Colorado - KTH
    Betway, 태백 출장샵 the online sports betting and casino operator, is launching a US-facing sports หารายได้เสริม betting 진주 출장샵 platform in 군포 출장샵 Colorado. The 아산 출장샵 partnership marks the official

  8. Naturally you can find proponents of this principle in places that espouse socialism just like the Senior Economic Advisor to Democrat Bernie Sanders presidential campaigns. This a bankrupt principle in my view, however not an goal truth – because the that} principle cannot be proven until the government collapses from the weight 먹튀사이트 먹튀프렌즈 of borrowing or ushers in model new} utopia. For occasion, you can find stay casinos with quantity of} tables, multi-camera, multi-angle, and audio chat features. On what turned out to be Detroit’s last offensive play, Goff dialed up a deep throw down the right sideline supposed for Reynolds.

  9. Indeed, you would be enjoying in} with others virtually and in real-time, however there is no a|there is not any} physical presence or crowding of strangers when you play in on-line poker rooms. Online gambling is defined as wagering on on line casino or sports-type games over the web. In addition, gamers' curiosity might be piqued as on-line 1xbet gambling software distributors spend extensively on new expertise to improve the user expertise.