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It keeps happening to me - Fri Apr 15, 2011, 03:04 PM
djares's Avatar
Since: Jul 2010
Posts: 1
After a long hiatus - I have decided to play a tourney.

After a few games I have came to realis why I left in the first place.

How do you avoid these situations.. seems to be happening way too frequently

Fri Apr 15, 2011, 11:20 PM
RockerguyAA's Avatar
Since: Feb 2011
Posts: 1,089
Happens all the time, nothing unusual about it. Just be happy the guy made a big mistake and gave you a free card to try and fill up. Had the river paired the board you probably would have stacked him.
Sat Apr 16, 2011, 06:07 AM
dgk420420's Avatar
Since: Dec 2010
Posts: 13
ya happens all the time if u ask me id have to say yer lucky only losing so much instead of him raising on the river and u having to make a sketchy call or fold. i lost 2 pso tourneys the other day to something quite the same was trips vs straights both times, in which case i raised preflop and they called with 6/7 off suit in 1 case. dont worry this happens to every poker player, just do wut i do and call out the other player for calling half there stack preflop on such crappy cards lol.
?? - Sat Apr 16, 2011, 09:35 AM
monkeyskunk4's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,818
4 sure you got away cheap-- set 9 is great hand - yet on such a draw heavy board against 2 opps. you did well to not go broke-- gl-- monk..
Sun Apr 17, 2011, 03:45 AM
gonchi1207's Avatar
Since: Dec 2010
Posts: 17
this happens to me all the time.. also i always lose with a flush against a fullhouse, either flopped, or with a runner runner...

however reviewing this hand in my humble opinion its not a bad beat. You were a 2 to 1 favourite preflop (you are ahead but nothing to be crazy about it ) against a-3s and after the flop he had a 4-flush.
The odds of completing a flush after having 4-flush on the flop are less than 2 to 1 ( 1.86 to 1 i believe). So it was probable that a heart could land either on the turn or the river.

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