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Slowplay AA

Slowplay AA - Mon Jul 30, 2012, 09:00 PM
Freckldgator's Avatar
Since: Dec 2010
Posts: 217
Just say no, folks. So many people seem to try this play. One of the first things I learned about poker was not to slowplay AA. Here is why it is a bad idea:

Opp was loose and had shown down some lucky garbage. But this early in the tourney, even a standard raise from her and the T9o from the BB goes into the muck.
Mon Jul 30, 2012, 09:22 PM
TrumpinJoe's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 4,557
Head's up or three handed I'll frequently slow play rockets. At a full table you should be almost absolutely assured of being raised. And to do that you have to know your opponents tendencies pretty well.

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