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Bigger Raise Pre Flop? 3 60.00%
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Hard to fold... - Mon Aug 26, 2013, 11:38 AM
yeeehaaah's Avatar
Since: Jul 2011
Posts: 2
PokerStars Hand #102970592130: Tournament #775133383, $5.00+$0.50 USD Hold'em No Limit - Level X (100/200) - 2013/08/20 7:51:45 AEST [2013/08/19 17:51:45 ET]
Table '775133383 78' 9-max Seat #9 is the button
Seat 1: Jaruso333 (13980 in chips)
Seat 2: k1k0n69 (10855 in chips)
Seat 3: yeeehaaah (27814 in chips)
Seat 4: Sinepretio18 (18785 in chips)
Seat 5: gmsoselisa (16830 in chips)
Seat 6: diogosimao (2010 in chips)
Seat 7: RajonRondo72 (5830 in chips)
Seat 8: iPUNI$H (14705 in chips)
Seat 9: hypnotic242 (8005 in chips)
Jaruso333: posts the ante 25
k1k0n69: posts the ante 25
yeeehaaah: posts the ante 25
Sinepretio18: posts the ante 25
gmsoselisa: posts the ante 25
diogosimao: posts the ante 25
RajonRondo72: posts the ante 25
iPUNI$H: posts the ante 25
hypnotic242: posts the ante 25
Jaruso333: posts small blind 100
k1k0n69: posts big blind 200
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to yeeehaaah [Ts Td]
yeeehaaah: raises 200 to 400
Sinepretio18: folds
gmsoselisa: folds
diogosimao: folds
RajonRondo72: folds
iPUNI$H: folds
hypnotic242: raises 600 to 1000
Jaruso333: folds
k1k0n69: folds
yeeehaaah: calls 600
*** FLOP *** [7d 8c Ad]
yeeehaaah: checks
hypnotic242: bets 1200
yeeehaaah: calls 1200
*** TURN *** [7d 8c Ad] [5h]
yeeehaaah: checks
hypnotic242: bets 5780 and is all-in
yeeehaaah: calls 5780
*** RIVER *** [7d 8c Ad 5h] [3d]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
yeeehaaah: shows [Ts Td] (a pair of Tens)
hypnotic242: shows [Ks Ac] (a pair of Aces)
hypnotic242 collected 16485 from pot
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 16485 | Rake 0
Board [7d 8c Ad 5h 3d]
Seat 1: Jaruso333 (small blind) folded before Flop
Seat 2: k1k0n69 (big blind) folded before Flop
Seat 3: yeeehaaah showed [Ts Td] and lost with a pair of Tens
Seat 4: Sinepretio18 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 5: gmsoselisa folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 6: diogosimao folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 7: RajonRondo72 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 8: iPUNI$H folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 9: hypnotic242 (button) showed [Ks Ac] and won (16485) with a pair of Aces
Mon Aug 26, 2013, 01:10 PM
Affluenza's Avatar
Since: Apr 2013
Posts: 139
You should enter the hand into the replayer, makes it easier to see the action and it's simple to do Just copy and paste and get the code

Im making it 3x this deep. Im calling his 3bet, may or may not flop on the flop with the A there, depends on the villian.

On the turn when he shoves I am nearly always folding here

Last edited by Affluenza; Mon Aug 26, 2013 at 01:12 PM..
Mon Aug 26, 2013, 01:37 PM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,836
Hi yeeehaaah!

With pocket 10's (or any other hand I'm going to open with), I'm going to make a standard raise. At this blind level, that's to 2.5BB+1BB for each limper, so I will raise to 500.

I now get 3-bet preflop but it's a smaller sizing than normal. A standard 3-bet is to between 3X the previous bet and a pot-sized raise. Here is where I want a read on the opp. If the opp is tight, then while I can call, I'm out of position and can also easily fold. If the opp is loose, I could also call (then lead any flop), but I'm much more likely to 4-bet to 3000.

The flop has only 1 overcard and I absolutely need to lead the flop here, both for value and to see where I'm at in the hand. A standard heads-up value bet post-flop is 1/2 pot, so I will bet 1/2 pot here.

My plan for the rest of the hand is this... if I get called, I'm not putting another chip into the pot unless my hand improves. If I'm raised, I'm mucking as I'm most likely behind.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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