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how to play this hand - Wed Apr 17, 2013, 12:05 AM
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PokerStars Hand #97277043056: Tournament #710140004, Freeroll Hold'em No Limit - Level IV (50/100) - 2013/04/16 21:29:38 ET
Table '710140004 67' 9-max Seat #8 is the button
Seat 1: boro175 (6180 in chips)
Seat 2: dean8386 (8230 in chips)
Seat 3: dawe123456 (1120 in chips) is sitting out
Seat 4: PauloContab (6875 in chips)
Seat 5: Devotschka (7210 in chips) is sitting out
Seat 6: poboy23 (8830 in chips) is sitting out
Seat 7: jackaland (1160 in chips) is sitting out
Seat 8: NECOLAIAES (7630 in chips)
Seat 9: frasierbeams (1060 in chips)
frasierbeams: posts small blind 50
boro175: posts big blind 100
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to frasierbeams [Ad Ah]
dean8386: raises 200 to 300
dawe123456: folds
PauloContab: calls 300
Devotschka: folds
poboy23: folds
jackaland: folds
NECOLAIAES: folds
frasierbeams: raises 760 to 1060 and is all-in
boro175: calls 960
dean8386: calls 760
PauloContab: raises 5815 to 6875 and is all-in
boro175: calls 5120 and is all-in
dean8386: folds
Uncalled bet (695) returned to PauloContab
*** FLOP *** [Jd 9c 8h]
*** TURN *** [Jd 9c 8h] [7s]
*** RIVER *** [Jd 9c 8h 7s] [9h]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
boro175: shows [Qd Kc] (a pair of Nines)
PauloContab: shows [Jc Js] (a full house, Jacks full of Nines)
PauloContab collected 10240 from side pot
frasierbeams: shows [Ad Ah] (two pair, Aces and Nines)
PauloContab collected 4240 from main pot
boro175 finished the tournament in 3211th place
frasierbeams finished the tournament in 3212th place
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 14480 Main pot 4240. Side pot 10240. | Rake 0
Board [Jd 9c 8h 7s 9h]
Seat 1: boro175 (big blind) showed [Qd Kc] and lost with a pair of Nines
Seat 2: dean8386 folded before Flop
Seat 3: dawe123456 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 4: PauloContab showed [Jc Js] and won (14480) with a full house, Jacks full of Nines
Seat 5: Devotschka folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 6: poboy23 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 7: jackaland folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 8: NECOLAIAES (button) folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 9: frasierbeams (small blind) showed [Ad Ah] and lost with two pair, Aces and Nines


My inner nitdonk was telling me to fold before the flop on this one . If i call I cant fold on the flop with this hand so I inly have 2 options : all in or fold . I wish I had trusted my instincts .

Having said that to fold AA here just merely to survive and hope you get some +points when we are at a point when the points are pretty small , and my stack size dictates I can't fold .
 
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Wed Apr 17, 2013, 08:35 AM
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**moved to more appropriate forum JWK24**

Hi frasierbeams!

This is an instant ship EVERY SINGLE TIME, even in a league game. If I'm going out of one early, it's going to be where I get the chips in preflop with KK or AA.

The problem isn't this hand.... what I'd be looking at is why am I this short of chips this early? There's no way I've blinded down and lost 1/3 of my stack by this level, so there had to be plays where chips were lost... that's where I'd be looking for chip leaks.

Good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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Wed Apr 17, 2013, 10:33 AM
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yeh Frasier you should wait for a better spot to get your chips in next time,
 

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