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AK cut off - Thu Dec 01, 2011, 10:02 AM
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Since: Oct 2011
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AK failed me yet again. While I didn't lose this pot, the fact he had no outs to win on the river and only 2 to tie and hit probably qualifies this hand as a bad beat, as it feels like one.

 
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pot commited - Thu Dec 01, 2011, 10:26 AM
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Since: Nov 2011
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hi there maybe all in pre flop was the move to make,i see he was pot commited on the flop because he thought he could bluff you out,a split pot tho yea had a few of them of late,dont worry it happens you played the hand in a good enough way and was jus unlucky,
 
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Fri Dec 02, 2011, 06:15 AM
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Since: Sep 2011
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UL, maybe not a bad beat, you didnt have the nuts as there were already 2 3s on the flop.
 
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Fri Dec 02, 2011, 08:23 AM
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Since: Sep 2011
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Good play, but I find 3's always dangerous.
 
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Fri Dec 02, 2011, 10:52 AM
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I think you need to be raising more preflop here. Std raise here is 2.5BB +1BB for each limper, which is 7200. If it were me playing it, I'm doing 1 of 2 things. Raise to 7200 and shoving any flop that I hit a part of.... or... shoving preflop here is NOT a bad idea too.

It's not really a bad beat, as you did at least chop the pot, so even though you didn't get all of it, you did win the hand.
 

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