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[NL20-NL50] AKo against squeeze from UTG

    • Gonchan
      Joined: 14.06.2011 Posts: 2,877
      Prima, $0.25/$0.50 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 5 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      SB: $50.68 (101.4 bb)
      BB: $56.48 (113 bb)
      Hero (MP): $56.74 (113.5 bb)
      CO: $49.04 (98.1 bb)
      BTN: $42.35 (84.7 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is MP with A K
      Hero raises to $1.50, CO calls $1.50, 2 folds, BB raises to $7, Hero raises to $12.50, CO folds, BB raises to $56.48 and is all-in, Hero calls $43.98

      Flop: ($114.71) 5 6 8 (2 players, 1 is all-in)
      Turn: ($114.71) J (2 players, 1 is all-in)
      River: ($114.71) 9 (2 players, 1 is all-in)

      $114.71 pot ($3.00 rake)
      Final Board: 5 6 8 J 9
      BB showed K K and won $111.71 ($55.23 net)
      Hero showed A K and lost (-$56.48 net)


      even against squeeze, my 4b was overplay and should I call?
      How loose should I react against squeeze?
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,779

      Don't 4bet if you don't want to stack off. And i think this looks really standard here. The profit from our play here is not when we stack off (we are up against QQ+/AK which we are an underdog against with 40% equity) but when he folds to the 4b.