AQ call shove

    • DAYETTAY
      DAYETTAY
      Bronze
      Joined: 03.10.2015 Posts: 39
      Guy UTG has been very tight. Is there any reason to fold AQ to his open shove ? this was 12 left in the big $5.50 but my stack was I think 11th/10th so can I fold AQ ? the money only really starts to get really tempting in the last 5/6 and players stacks on both tables are even enough that no one is taking big risks. lots of walks and uncalled min raises. could I have let this one slide and used an 18bb stack to force some folds with other hands when folded to ? or call and gamble for more competitive stack ?

      Poker Stars, $5 Buy-in (15,000/30,000 blinds, 3,750 ante) No Limit Hold'em Tournament, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      Hero (SB): 536,628 (17.9 bb)
      BB: 2,399,464 (80 bb)
      UTG: 378,023 (12.6 bb)
      MP: 1,120,813 (37.4 bb)
      CO: 1,289,287 (43 bb)
      BTN: 668,367 (22.3 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is SB with :Qd: :Ah:
      UTG raises to 374,273 and is all-in, 3 folds, Hero raises to 532,878 and is all-in, BB folds

      Flop: (801,046) :6d: :3h: :Kh: (2 players, 2 are all-in)
      Turn: (801,046) :Jh: (2 players, 2 are all-in)
      River: (801,046) :4s: (2 players, 2 are all-in)

      Results:
      801,046 pot
      Final Board: :6d: :3h: :Kh: :Jh: :4s:
      Hero showed :Qd: :Ah: and lost (-378,023 net)
      UTG showed :Kc: :Ac: and won 801,046 (423,023 net)
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