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[NL2-NL10] AK nl200 #2

    • Aimboy
      Aimboy
      Bronze
      Joined: 03.06.2008 Posts: 11,940
      PokerStars No-Limit Hold'em, $2.00 BB (9 handed) - Poker-Stars Converter Tool from FlopTurnRiver.com

      saw flop

      MP3 ($194.05)
      CO ($218.75)
      Button ($104.20)
      Hero (SB) ($50.10)
      BB ($39.35)
      UTG ($42)
      UTG+1 ($51.55)
      MP1 ($196.90)
      MP2 ($50.65)

      Preflop: Hero is SB with K, A
      4 folds, MP3 bets $6, 2 folds, Hero raises to $50.10 (All-In), 2 folds

      Total pot: $14 | Rake: $0

      17/11 31 ATS, 2k hands. I know I have to make a move here, but which line is better: direct push as I did, or 3x reraise and push flop?
  • 2 replies
    • DaPhunk
      DaPhunk
      Bronze
      Joined: 01.03.2008 Posts: 2,805
      I like to raise to 2.5x here i.e $15. Shoving a 25BB stack in this spot seems a bit over the top to me, but then again i do still do it sometimes.

      I don't think you can really say "which line is better" anymore. I think thats a personal choice you have to make.
    • Gerv
      Gerv
      Bronze
      Joined: 07.05.2008 Posts: 17,678
      I just push with AKo preflop imo, if you had a TT+ you could reraise to 3x because then you do not have to worry about shoving postflop with no pair no draw for example (if you had AK)

      - Gerv