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[NL20-NL50] NL50 FR: fold AK in BB, too weak?

    • cindy1985
      Joined: 13.11.2007 Posts: 358
      Full Tilt Poker
      No Limit Holdem Ring game
      Blinds: $0.25/$0.50
      9 players

      Pre-flop: (9 players) Hero is BB with K A
      3 folds, MP2 raises to $1.75, 2 folds, Button raises to $7, SB folds, Hero folds, MP2 folds.
      Uncalled bets: $5.25 returned to Button.

      Final pot: $4.25

      is this fold too weak?
  • 4 replies
    • Faye6891
      Joined: 09.11.2007 Posts: 1,234
      Without any reads I'm folding this one too.
    • stantos
      Joined: 15.10.2007 Posts: 173
      I play SSS and for me this is a shove every time. Obviously you may have a read. Even so I think in this situation I would be at least seeing the flop and accessing it from there. The size of the bet here suggests to me that villain is holding tt-qq and is trying to push you off a strong ax hand. You would know better though sitting at the table.

      In short I would say yes it is a little weak but this is just my opinion. I'd be interested to see what others think :D
    • Philipvw
      Joined: 28.05.2007 Posts: 578
      When you play SSS you can push because simply there isn't so much on the line. It's a good fold. Normally I fold this one. Only if BU 3bets a lot I 4b/shove here for 100BB.
    • Cojack123
      Joined: 28.08.2006 Posts: 1,569

      here we need stacksizes

      The overbet looks weird so if i think he is a fish or a retard player i shove else i fold.