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Rookie mistake, right?

Rookie mistake, right? - Thu Sep 20, 2012, 10:23 PM
lyaltabrat's Avatar
Since: Aug 2011
Posts: 3
I'm playing a live cash $1-$2 for minimum buy in of $75. I am by far the shortest stack. I'm in middle position and get dealt Ad2d. I call and get raised 3 big blinds only. 4 more players call the raise so I call as well. 3dKc4d on the turn and everyone checks. 7d on the turn. At this point I have A high flush. I min raise and get re-raised by the original raiser, so I go all in, everyone folds except the raiser, who calls me. 7c on the river. I show my flush and he turns up 3c3c for full house.
Question: other than the first mistake to enter the pot pre flop, did I play this hand all right?
Thu Sep 20, 2012, 11:27 PM
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Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,809
Hi lyaltabrat!

Welcome to the forum. Here's a link that will help to get you more familiar with many of the options that PSO has to offer.

With the nut flush and a table full of opps, I'd bet at least 1/2 the size of the pot (to try and lessen the field). If 1/2 pot is over 1/3 of my remaining stack... then I'm shoving, as I'm pot committed. If my bet gets raised, then I'm shoving here. Yes, the opp has 10 outs, so they will win 20% of the time.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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