River runs kind when Coach needs it most


If you hear a loud scream at the Rio Convention Center, it's probably coming from Michael Lipman.
 
Two days ago, the demonstrative Lipman erupted with excitement when he called for an eight and then rivered quads to survive an all-in bet during the $10,000 buy-in No-limit Texas Hold'em World Championship.
 
It happened again Tuesday during Day 2A/2B of the Main Event.
 
Lipman, known on the poker circuit as "Coach," hit running quads and shouted with excitement as he doubled up to 134,000 chips. The display of emotion drew some sarcastic applause and a few Bronx cheers from players throughout the Brasilia Room.
 
Lipman's opponent flopped a straight with a board of 5-7-8. Lipman, holding pocket 10s, hit a 10 on the turn and started yelling "Match the board! Match the board!" before the dealer turned over the case 10 on the river. 
 
"I make runs," Lipman said. "You have to have (expletive) like that happen."