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please help me - Fri Feb 25, 2011, 06:56 PM
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Since: Dec 2010
Posts: 64
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Something is going on and im so sick of it. Seems like my streaks come and go, 2 days im running hot and win everything I play. Yesterday and today i have no luck, if im all in on a coin toss even if im ahead i will lose, if i get it in with the best hand i lose, I had aces cracked by 4/5 and i just have terrible luck.

this one pisses me off so much. I only have $43 in my bankroll now so I'm only playing $1-$2 buy ins, but these players are soo bad and when Im only unlucky like today I can't possibly win.

Im posting the hand history but I think I played this dead on perfect and of course the one mother F****** donk calls and wins.

Basic Summary:

Im lateish posiition, short stack is UTG or UTG+1 he makes a min raise, most players are calling. I have pocket queens so I want to get rid of any limpers so I make it 210 to call (BB is only 30, the call I had was only 60 and I pretty much raised it to the size of the pot)

Player to my left has a decent chip stack, probably around the 2k mark (9 person KO sit and go) and he makes the call.

Short stack shoves for his remaining few hundred chips over my raise, it folds around to me so I make the play of reshoving to isolate the all in to get the knockout. the player to my left thinks about it and makes the call. So im thinking hes gotta have a good hand maybe AK and hes just being stupid but he turns over freaking A10 OFF.

If he had AK he woulda beat me, fine AK is barely acceptable with 2 all ins maybe thinking im making a move but still ace 10.

oh donks how i hate you

how would you guys play this hand. I mean you can't expect a guy to call with ace 10 so unbelievable


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PokerStars Game #58281815738: Tournament #368868973, $1.00+$0.25+$0.15 USD Hold'em No Limit - Level II (15/30) - 2011/02/25 15:39:57 PT [2011/02/25 18:39:57 ET]
Table '368868973 1' 9-max Seat #1 is the button
Seat 1: chantelala33 (1975 in chips)
Seat 2: AVIMACA (1950 in chips)
Seat 3: Vasa79 (1470 in chips)
Seat 4: Nail Mavliev (575 in chips)
Seat 6: prozac13 (1945 in chips)
Seat 7: Dex11:11 (1425 in chips)
Seat 8: VAVANych (2675 in chips)
Seat 9: guitaplaya69 (1485 in chips)
AVIMACA: posts small blind 15
Vasa79: posts big blind 30
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to guitaplaya69 [Qh Qd]
Nail Mavliev: raises 30 to 60
prozac13: calls 60
Dex11:11: folds
VAVANych: calls 60
guitaplaya69: raises 150 to 210
chantelala33: calls 210
AVIMACA: folds
Vasa79: folds
Nail Mavliev: raises 365 to 575 and is all-in
prozac13: folds
VAVANych: folds
guitaplaya69: raises 910 to 1485 and is all-in
chantelala33: calls 1275
*** FLOP *** [9h Kd 6h]
*** TURN *** [9h Kd 6h] [Ah]
*** RIVER *** [9h Kd 6h Ah] [Ks]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
guitaplaya69: shows [Qh Qd] (two pair, Kings and Queens)
chantelala33: shows [Ad Th] (two pair, Aces and Kings)
guitaplaya69 said, "WOW"
chantelala33 collected 1820 from side pot
Nail Mavliev: shows [7s 7d] (two pair, Kings and Sevens)
chantelala33 collected 1890 from main pot
chantelala33 wins the $0.25 bounty for eliminating Nail Mavliev
chantelala33 wins the $0.25 bounty for eliminating guitaplaya69
guitaplaya69 finished the tournament in 7th place
Nail Mavliev finished the tournament in 8th place
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 3710 Main pot 1890. Side pot 1820. | Rake 0
Board [9h Kd 6h Ah Ks]
Seat 1: chantelala33 (button) showed [Ad Th] and won (3710) with two pair, Aces and Kings
Seat 2: AVIMACA (small blind) folded before Flop
Seat 3: Vasa79 (big blind) folded before Flop
Seat 4: Nail Mavliev showed [7s 7d] and lost with two pair, Kings and Sevens
Seat 6: prozac13 folded before Flop
Seat 7: Dex11:11 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 8: VAVANych folded before Flop
Seat 9: guitaplaya69 showed [Qh Qd] and lost with two pair, Kings and Queens
 
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Hand played well - Sat Feb 26, 2011, 12:54 AM
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Since: Nov 2010
Posts: 63
For what its worth you played the hand right but I have seen weird shit since being on PS. People calling all ins hoping to catch a flush with 1 card suit on the flop. I was in 1 PSO entry game and 3 guys all agreed that if you have an ace its an automatic all in shove. I mean A 2 os is not an all in in my book but all i can say is welcome to donk poker. Ive had AA cracked by 4 5 suited myself where the guy caught a flush after I preflop raised 15x BB - the monkeys are out there and they get lucky sometimes. Just keep your head up and remember poker isnt a 1 hand game in the long grind if you play correctly you will do fine.
cheers The Hamster
 

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