Welcome Back Luzak: Kelopuro returns

LarsLuzak Returns
Kelopuro: Reloaded and ready for action.

For most of 2008, relatively little had been seen from infamous high-stakes online player Sami "LarsLuzak" Kelopuro.

After a downturn last year busted his FTP account and a lack of action in high-limit ring games discouraged him from reloading, there was little sign the legendary Kelopuro had any intention of getting back in the online mix.

No one, however, seems to be able to resist the action at FTP's $500/$1,000 RailHeaven table.

Yesterday saw Kelopuro's long-awaited return to the FTP tables as he logged on for a little bit of $200/$400 No-Limit Hold'em.

Unfortunately he stepped back to the tables on the losing end of the second biggest pot online this week, a $428k crushing at the hands of David Benyamine.

Watch the big pot in the PL.com Hand Replayer here or see the text version below, as tracked by the PL.com MarketPulse software.

Game: 8473915761 TABLE: RailHeaven (six-max) $500/$1,000 - No-Limit Hold'em Mon Oct 13 2008 - 3:50pm ET

Table Setup

Seat 2 David Benyamine ($340,215.75)
Seat 4 LarsLuzak ($213,944.25)
Seat 6 Ansky451 ($75,743.50)
LarsLuzak posts the small blind of $500
Ansky451 posts the big blind of $1,000
The button is in seat #2

Pre-Flop

David Benyamine raises to $3,000
LarsLuzak calls $2,500
Ansky451 folds

Flop: [5 K K]

LarsLuzak checks
David Benyamine checks

Turn: [5 K K][A]

LarsLuzak checks
David Benyamine bets $6,000
LarsLuzak has 15 seconds left to act
LarsLuzak raises to $22,000
David Benyamine calls $16,000

River: [5 K K A][8]

LarsLuzak has 15 seconds left to act
LarsLuzak bets $62,000
David Benyamine has 15 seconds left to act
David Benyamine has requested TIME
David Benyamine raises to $205,000
LarsLuzak has 15 seconds left to act
LarsLuzak has requested TIME
LarsLuzak calls $126,944.25, and is all-in
Uncalled bet of $16,055.75 returned to David Benyamine

Showdown

David Benyamine shows [A A] a full house, aces full of kings
LarsLuzak mucks
David Benyamine wins the pot ($428,887.50) with a full house, aces full of kings
LarsLuzak adds $100,000

Summary

Total pot $428,888.50 | Rake $1
Board: [5 K K A 8]
Seat 2 David Benyamine (button) collected ($428,887.50)
Seat 4 LarsLuzak (small blind) mucked
Seat 6 Ansky451 (big blind) folded before the flop

To see more big pots from the latest sessions, or more of the 100 biggest pots won online over the past day, week, month and year, jump over to the MarketPulse Biggest Pots section.

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