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How could he make that call???

How could he make that call??? - Wed Jul 17, 2013, 03:15 PM
AJ2007's Avatar
Since: Jul 2013
Posts: 27
Can't believe that he made that call am i wrong?
he had to know at least 1 had AA i knew one had KK and QQ but was expecting QQ to fold am I crazy?

Wed Jul 17, 2013, 03:20 PM
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Since: Jun 2010
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Wed Jul 17, 2013, 03:45 PM
davidfranses's Avatar
Since: Sep 2010
Posts: 66
This is how he called :

This is the very early stages of a micro-mtt.
He faces unknowns .
He has a monster hand .
He faces two shoves.
He calls, and is very happy to do it.

...and happens to be up against the only 2 combination of cards that have him beat, but manages to find a queen.


He can absolutely NOT put other villains on the only two better hands that have him beat there when he faces unknowns in a micro. Especially so early where you'll have so many bingo-players and very unskilled people that managed to satelite in cheap .
Wed Jul 17, 2013, 03:55 PM
GamblingProp's Avatar
Since: Jan 2013
Posts: 714
It's really simple, he moved the mouse cursor to the call button and clicked it.
No seriously he could thought that your range was a medium pair, AQ+ and the other guy's JJ+ AK, so he thought he was flipping versus you two.
Totally justified call.
Thu Jul 18, 2013, 05:01 PM
ahar010's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 614
Hi AJ2007,

I would agree with the first two posters. With 30BBs we aren't normally looking to fold QQ. Your shove wouldn't look like Aces to me, looks more like a hand that doesn't want action. Initial raiser calls but maybe he's thinking the same thing about your shove and could still show up with AK and TT+ here and maybe worse I would think depending on the player.

Main thing is don't worry about what other people are doing. Focus on your own decisions. Here you got your money in good in a cooler for the other players.

But you should be thinking was there a better way to extract more value from these players if they didn't have such strong hands.

Very unlucky result.


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