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Would you Call or fold? - Sun May 25, 2014, 02:56 PM
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It's $11 Sunday Storm, I don't know what should I do here I checked the flop to keep it small as only a would call me there maybe 88, 77 at best. I think I made mistake by not c-betting there.

Anyways what do I take of this over-bet turn shove, did he picked up spade flush draw on the turn, does he have a . Really don't know what to do, it's a 2X pot snap-shove by him on the turn.


PokerStars Hand #116666987132: Tournament #907673399, $10+$1 USD Hold'em No Limit - Level VII (100/200) - 2014/05/26 0:12:42 IST [2014/05/25 14:42:42 ET]
Table '907673399 1477' 9-max Seat #8 is the button
Seat 1: stempp (3900 in chips) is sitting out
Seat 2: eltho (10455 in chips)
Seat 3: s-pozitiv (3517 in chips)
Seat 4: un1961 (7050 in chips)
Seat 5: millionärin (13935 in chips)
Seat 6: 00Kev00 (4750 in chips)
Seat 7: nikos.m.1984 (11479 in chips)
Seat 8: adikumar2010 (7307 in chips)
Seat 9: capitalista (5792 in chips)
stempp: posts the ante 20
eltho: posts the ante 20
s-pozitiv: posts the ante 20
un1961: posts the ante 20
millionärin: posts the ante 20
00Kev00: posts the ante 20
nikos.m.1984: posts the ante 20
adikumar2010: posts the ante 20
capitalista: posts the ante 20
capitalista: posts small blind 100
stempp: posts big blind 200
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to adikumar2010 [Js Jc]
eltho: raises 200 to 400
s-pozitiv: folds
un1961: calls 400
millionärin: folds
00Kev00: folds
nikos.m.1984: folds
adikumar2010: raises 800 to 1200
capitalista: folds
stempp: folds
eltho: calls 800
un1961: folds
*** FLOP *** [3d 6s Qd]
eltho: checks
adikumar2010: checks
*** TURN *** [3d 6s Qd] [5s]
eltho: bets 9235 and is all-in
adikumar2010: ??

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Mon May 26, 2014, 09:57 AM
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Mon May 26, 2014, 10:29 AM
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I think you played this well.

I do think your squeeze was a bit too small, I'd rather see at least 1400, I'd probably pick 1600, but I doubt this is a huge error.

Flop I like the check, CBetting is an option as flush draws might well call, but keeping the pot under control in position is the line I prefer.

Turn is a definite fold for me. I have no idea if he's bluffing, protecting some silly two pair vs a flush draw, betting 99 like this because he doesn't want to see an A or K on the river. It's just simply not worth risking your tournament life at this stage to find out.
 
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Mon May 26, 2014, 10:32 AM
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And you've still got a 30BB stack which is plenty to work with!
 

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