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good fold?bad fold? - Tue Jun 28, 2011, 05:54 PM
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Very early in tourney,action ahead,felt i was behind,was the fold good?*********** # 1 **************
PokerStars Game #63899937255: Tournament #397948357, Freeroll Hold'em No Limit - Level I (10/20) - 2011/06/29 9:34:25 NZT [2011/06/28 17:34:25 ET]
Table '397948357 17' 9-max Seat #4 is the button
Seat 1: BARRYDOGG378 (1500 in chips)
Seat 2: URIAH983 (1450 in chips)
Seat 3: muckuup42 (1470 in chips) is sitting out
Seat 4: Onedayintime (1555 in chips)
Seat 5: pdogg0809 (1415 in chips)
Seat 6: dyingtolive8 (1480 in chips)
Seat 7: tmlfan3511 (1630 in chips)
Seat 8: h_shajarian (1500 in chips)
Seat 9: femson (1500 in chips) is sitting out
pdogg0809: posts small blind 10
dyingtolive8: posts big blind 20
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to BARRYDOGG378 [Th Tc]
tmlfan3511: folds
h_shajarian: calls 20
femson: folds
BARRYDOGG378: calls 20
URIAH983: calls 20
muckuup42: folds
Onedayintime: raises 20 to 40
pdogg0809: calls 30
dyingtolive8: calls 20
h_shajarian: calls 20
BARRYDOGG378: calls 20
URIAH983: calls 20
*** FLOP *** [2s 3c 7s]
pdogg0809: checks
dyingtolive8: bets 60
h_shajarian: raises 1400 to 1460 and is all-in
BARRYDOGG378: folds
URIAH983: folds
Onedayintime: folds
pdogg0809: folds
dyingtolive8: folds
Uncalled bet (1400) returned to h_shajarian
h_shajarian collected 360 from pot
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 360 | Rake 0
Board [2s 3c 7s]
Seat 1: BARRYDOGG378 folded on the Flop
Seat 2: URIAH983 folded on the Flop
Seat 3: muckuup42 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 4: Onedayintime (button) folded on the Flop
Seat 5: pdogg0809 (small blind) folded on the Flop
Seat 6: dyingtolive8 (big blind) folded on the Flop
Seat 7: tmlfan3511 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 8: h_shajarian collected (360)
Seat 9: femson folded before Flop (didn't bet)
 
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Tue Jun 28, 2011, 06:01 PM
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10's early to an all-in with 3 unders on the board is an AUTO-FOLD for me. There are way too many combos and draws (spade flush) that can beat you. The reward for winning the hand is nowhere near the tremendous risk you have of calling it.

I don't like the initial limp with it. Raise to at least 60, if not to 100.
 
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Tue Jun 28, 2011, 06:13 PM
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Limping preflop is fine here. It's still super early and you want to win a big pot. You could make a small raise to 70, but I don't mind the limp. Obviously after that minraise you have to call. A raise as big as you need to make would stick you to the pot. The flop is okay. There is a bet and a shove. The shove is awful. Whether it's top pair, aces, two pair, or a set I don't like it. The set is almost never getting value from this shove either. Maybe he thinks Oneday has AA and will pay off his set? If he has a set a small raise or even a call would probably do a better job at extracting value. This really just smacks of someone hitting what they think is the nuts and just shoving it in, without thinking about what hands can call them.

Obviously fold TT here.
 
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Tue Jun 28, 2011, 06:46 PM
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nits lol, I dont see anything scary, just draws.. possibly a set, with the shove.. its a tough call to make but I would more than likely call it myself, but I tend to be looser than some.. to me its all about making the final tables, and you dont get there folding a semi monster

Pso game.. stall time out fold

And I think we give the villians in these micro games too much credit.. probably had top pair and decides to shove cause he has no clue how to play post flop
 
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Tue Jun 28, 2011, 08:59 PM
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Lol at the nits comment Roomik.

Hey, no analysis here...just wanted to say..nice to see Barry single-handed keeping you guys employed. Good Dogg!!!

More than that... you guys are doing a great job. Seriously..this is the best addition to the forum since we started. JW, you've been a steady force since I can remember. Towlie...you wanna get...oh wait...I remember playing you the first few times... man I laughed a lot. .."oh wait, now I remember..that's it" .. "you remember the code?"..."no, that's the beat to funky-town...won't you take me to" ... but seriously ori..keep up the good work.

All the analyzers..Dave, JD, can't remember off the top of my head everyone..but really, really good job!!!

And all the rest who contribute..this is what this place is all about!
 
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Wed Jun 29, 2011, 02:44 AM
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I will call
 
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Wed Jun 29, 2011, 02:45 AM
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But thats probably why I have so many early exits in pso. So good fold man
 

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