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Please review this hand - Wed May 28, 2014, 02:41 PM
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this was played during an open school league. i know my first
call UTG was kind of loose but considering two 10 where on the board on the flop' did my after flop decisions make sense
??
 
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Wed May 28, 2014, 02:57 PM
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Hi dduvshani!

In any game, league or otherwise, if my hand is not strong enough to raise with in an unopened pot.. I need to fold. Open-limping is a huge leak of chips.

In the open league, the only non-paired hand that I want to be opening with from UTG is AK and even AK is a very marginal hand for this scoring system. Anything less needs to be mucked.

If I saw the flop (which I would not).. when I flop trips and have someone bet into me, I need to make a standard raise. Bets and raises postflop need to be sized based on the size of the pot, number of opps and board texture. With 4 or more in the pot, a standard bet is a pot-sized bet... so I need to make a pot-sized raise here. Since a pot-sized raise is all my chips.. I'm shoving!
I cannot bet less than this here or I am potentially giving the opps the correct odds to try to outdraw me, so if I call or raise less, it's my own fault if I lose the hand.

The key here though is to muck preflop.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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Wed May 28, 2014, 03:04 PM
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I Found Out that if i play as theory tells me, i dont play at all and the blinds are killing me.
i guess that if i shoved instead of 3 bet he would still call with a full house doesnt he ?
 

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