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STT $ 1,50, KJs, Call? - Wed Jul 11, 2012, 03:47 PM
ahcrata's Avatar
Since: Feb 2012
Posts: 40
Sorry, this hand was deleted by its owner

am I underdog most time? IMO, he was tight.

Which hands can I call here?
Wed Jul 11, 2012, 06:33 PM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,817
Hi ahcrata!

The decision that I need to make here is whether to overshove to isolate the opp or to fold. If I could isolate the opp, it would cost me 1060 into a pot that will be 2420 (43.8%).
I then go into pokerstove to see how much equity my hand has. Since there is a read that the opp has been playing tight, I'll assign the opp a top 10% hand (the tighter they are, the lower % I'll use). Using this, I get a hand equity of 38.2%. If the opp was tight enough to play only a top 5% hand, then my equity drops to 32.5%.

Since the hand equity is much lower than the pot equity, I'm going to muck KJs here and look for a situation where I can be the first to shove with hopefully a better hand.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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