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Was on fire and then I started getting called down with 6-7.....

I was going deep in tourneys and sit and gos and then....
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6-7 and weak aces get there.....

By: rupertBlack @ 13:56 (EST) / 180 / Comment ( 0 )

So I was having a good run in the last couple days and then my luck started to change for the worse. I was being pretty aggressive with premium hands like AK suited and KK and AA then people started calling me down with their whole stacks with 6-7 suited and weak aces - A-4 off-suit and hitting hard on the board and taking me down. This was happening very early in the tournaments and sit and go's that I was in. I often forget to be cautious in the early stages of the tourney's and SNG's when there are a great number of "bingo" players calling people down with weaker hands and they turn into monsters as the flop - turn and river are revealed. I suggest from this experience gathered - especially in freerolls is to ride out the first 15-20 minutes of the game until the bingo wave dies down and the following "tilt" calls have subsided for regular poker play to resume. However I might add though if you do have a good hand and you dont have too many callers is to proceed with caution and always assume that your strong pre-flop hand is always vulnerable to the flop and proceeding cards that follow. Cheers - rupertBlack

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