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[NL2-NL10] KK vs AA

    • Dragar
      Joined: 09.09.2008 Posts: 2,214
      PokerStars No-Limit Hold'em, $0.05 BB (6 handed) - Poker-Stars Converter Tool from

      CO ($10.43)
      Hero (Button) ($5.58)
      SB ($10.31)
      BB ($3.38)
      UTG ($12.26)
      MP ($5.34)

      Preflop: Hero is Button with K, K
      UTG calls $0.05, MP calls $0.05, 1 fold, Hero raises to $0.30, 2 folds, UTG calls $0.25, MP calls $0.25

      Flop: ($0.97) 6, 5, 5 (3 players)
      UTG bets $0.30, 1 fold, Hero raises to $0.90, UTG raises to $1.80, Hero calls $0.90

      Turn: ($4.57) 4 (2 players)
      UTG bets $1.50, Hero raises to $3.48 (All-In), UTG calls $1.98

      River: ($11.53) 5 (2 players, 1 all-in)

      Total pot: $11.53 | Rake: $0.55

      Hero mucked K, K (full house, fives over Kings).
      UTG had A, A (full house, fives over Aces).
      Outcome: UTG won $10.98

      Was so close to folding it on the flop.... but still can't get myself to fold monsters :( (this is the second time now in 2 days I get KK vs AA... 2 BI gone. And to top everything off Stars thinks its funny to deal me KK twice in a row.. first time making 20 cents, second time loosing my BI.)
  • 2 replies
    • TheBrood
      Joined: 17.07.2008 Posts: 4,383
      You need stats, they make your decisions easier.
      Your KK isnt a monster on that flop, specially since you only bet 3BB pf.
      As played, you arent going to like the turn so go with the hand or fold with a good read. I dont see myself folding here though. Calling a reraise is worst option IMO since its so drawy, so I'd try and go all in on the flop and hopefully beat 77-QQ.
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      With your stack size I think you should shove flop.
      Pot is too big to fold KK here.