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mid pos. AKo player new to table - Sun Mar 11, 2012, 09:53 AM
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Sun Mar 11, 2012, 11:42 AM
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Hi dopplerboyf5!

To determine the best play here, I'll need the answers to a few questions.
What type of tourney is this?
Where are we at in the tourney (before or after getting ITM)?

If this is a league game, it's an instant fold for me, as I have enough chips to last much longer in the tourney and accumulate many more league points and I don't want to take any risks with a non-made hand (AK is still only ace high at this point).

If this is from a cash tourney, then I will have 2 answers.

If before the $$ and without a read on the opp, I'm going to fold AK here.

If it's after getting ITM, then I'm now looking to accumulate chips to make a final table run and in this situation, as the 2nd lowest stack at the table and an M of just over 12 (stack/blinds+antes), then I'm going to take a chance and call with AK here.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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