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STT $ 1,50, A3o, Fold?

STT $ 1,50, A3o, Fold? - Fri Jul 13, 2012, 02:42 PM
ahcrata's Avatar
Since: Feb 2012
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That hand in this position is so weak. I think the fold is the better option. What is the bottom range to push in this situation?
Fri Jul 13, 2012, 05:44 PM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,800
Hi ahcrata!

With A3o, my first instinct here is to muck, but I need to check the math to see if it's correct.

I then went into an ICM Calculator to get a push range for this situation and here is the result that I received. 22+ A2s+ A9o+ K7s+ KTo+ Q8s+ QTo+ J8s+ JTo T8s+ 98s

From this range, for non-suited aces, I should only be pushing A9 or better. Since A3 is a worse hand than A9, mucking is the correct play per the ICM calc.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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