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Aggressive big stacks and folding

Aggressive big stacks and folding - Fri Mar 30, 2012, 02:09 PM
IMI777's Avatar
Since: Mar 2012
Posts: 12
In MTT's I consistently see big stacks calling down against top pair solely with the intention of bluffing when a scary draw comes out (flush, Straight). So how do you know when to fold in these situations? As Well as how to deal with these aggressive big stacks in general during mid play?
Fri Mar 30, 2012, 03:05 PM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,785
Hi IMI777!

The way that I try to deal with aggressive big stacks is to not play many hands against them and only play premium hands and when I do get one, I want the big stack to double me.
Most of the time, players that get huge stacks by playing very loose and aggressive will give their big stack away as quickly as they got the chips and when I do hit a premium hand, I want to get doubled.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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