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Do you raise with 22?

Do you raise with 22? - Wed Nov 14, 2012, 10:48 AM
Beginner358's Avatar
Since: Oct 2012
Posts: 28

say you are on the button and a couple of players limp before you. You have 22. What's your play? Call or raise?

Wed Nov 14, 2012, 11:33 AM
Sentras's Avatar
Since: Dec 2010
Posts: 122
pretty easy call imo. Just try to hit a set.
If hit valuebet big to avoid draws. And getting pair out by top pairs, 2pairs and draws.
If you run in a higher set, happens

Just don't pay off when the straights and flushes hit.
Wed Nov 14, 2012, 12:24 PM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,836
Hi Beginner358!

It depends on the situation. What type of table, cash or tourney? What are the stack sizes? How tight or loose are the opps?

I may call, I may make a standard raise, I may have to shove (if the stack sizes warrant it) or I could fold. It depends!

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