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AQo in SB - 50c 360 man - Sun Dec 08, 2013, 11:40 AM
kykkylik's Avatar
Since: Mar 2013
Posts: 24

I don't like that I am oop. Villains are not so tight, I have bigger stack than theirs so I decide to push.

How do you recommend to play this?
Mon Dec 09, 2013, 11:04 AM
ChewMe1's Avatar
Since: Jan 2012
Posts: 574
Hi kykkylik

I actually don't mind your huge shove because if we make a standard iso raise ( 4 - 5x ) and get called then the pot is going to be bloated and we are going to be forced to play the bloated pot out of position which isn't a great situation for us most of the time.
Another reason why I don't mind the shove is because player 7 will often call you with hands that you dominate. Players don't like to limp fold, especially when they are short stacked.

I also think that calling is fine ( although I do prefer a shove in this scenario because our chances of getting called by worse are very high ). Calling has it's merits, our hand strength is well disguised and it's a lower variance option.

Cheers, Chris.

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