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[NL20-NL50] FR25 ZOOM AKo preflop skirmish

    • Tomaloc
      Tomaloc
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.01.2011 Posts: 7,015
      PokerStars - $0.25 NL ZOOM - Holdem - 9 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      BTN: $25.94
      SB: $27.04
      BB: $31.09
      UTG: $13.99
      UTG+1: $24.12
      UTG+2: $17.00
      MP: $17.16
      Hero (MP+1): $40.75
      CO: $42.45

      SB posts SB $0.10, BB posts BB $0.25

      Pre Flop: (pot: $0.35) Hero has K:club: A:heart:

      fold, fold, UTG+2 calls $0.25, fold, Hero raises to $0.99, CO calls $0.99, BTN raises to $3.50, SB calls $3.40, fold, UTG+2 calls $3.25, Hero...?

      squeezer 26/23/35h, 1/13 3bet
      sb 29/21/15h
      limper 15/9/49h
  • 7 replies
    • FlashDavin
      FlashDavin
      Bronze
      Joined: 25.10.2011 Posts: 421
      I think it's a fold. You'll never know where you stand vs all of these very strong ranges on ANY kind of flop.
    • Tomaloc
      Tomaloc
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.01.2011 Posts: 7,015
      ship or fold spot imo :D

      i also feel that a fold is slightly better.
    • KillerFishes
      KillerFishes
      Bronze
      Joined: 11.07.2010 Posts: 2,313
      fold > ship imho :)
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      Hi,

      I think fold seems weak (especially since you´re not in heads up pot) and like either SB/BU/UTG+2 has worse Ax hand). If you think BU is light then shove should be fine- you at least all 5 cards and don´t have to c/f flop 2/3 of times. I would most of the times call (without any history and reads) to play postflop. You don´t have to get always on Axx, Kxx boards and can make your decisions based at CO aggression and other player actions. With AQ and worse hands I would likely folded.

      best regards,
    • Tomaloc
      Tomaloc
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.01.2011 Posts: 7,015
      would also like veriz opinion. :D

      i think i can't call because... it's going to be really tough. like you said, we shouldn't have to always ship Axx and Kxx, so...
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello Tomaloc,

      Fold it, SB flat may be a solid hand there and even a trap. The only options here are Shove with the dead money in the pot or just fold. We choose fold.

      Best Regards.
    • Tomaloc
      Tomaloc
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.01.2011 Posts: 7,015
      results:

      since i'm a spewy nit i just shipped for the thrills.


      ... Hero raises to $40.75 all in, BTN tanks, tanks, tanks, tanks, fold, SB tanks, tanks, tanks, tanks, fold, UTG+2 calls $13.50 all in

      Flop: ($42.24) 2 :club: 3 :club: J :club: (2 players - 2 are all in)

      Turn: ($42.24) 7 :heart: (2 players - 2 are all in)

      River: ($42.24) 4 :diamond: (2 players - 2 are all in)

      Final Pot: $42.24
      UTG+2 shows 5 :diamond: A :diamond: (a straight, Ace to Five)
      Hero mucks K :club: A :heart:
      UTG+2 wins $40.34
      (Rake: $1.90)

      i guess both btn and sb folded QQ/AK. then i just have to learn how to flop better :f_cry: