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$11 Super Stack tournament , Dealing with donk-bets ! - Tue Aug 26, 2014, 07:55 AM
adikumar2010's Avatar
Since: Mar 2011
Posts: 1,094
It is $11 Super Stack tournament on FTP with 12min slow blind level and 5000 starting stack.

What's the best play on this super wet board and what's the plan for later streets or incase he 3-bets me, etc?

I have 2 options :
  1. I call him down 3 streets unless flush comes or there is 4 card straight on the board or /// doesnt come off

  2. Raise him on the flop
  • If he calls me, then keep firing on turn unless flush completes.
  • If he raises me on the flop, cry and think what to do now !

PS: So if I just call him then there are K, A, Q, 7 and all flush cards that can kill my hand. This means 10 flush cards + 3 + 2 + 3 + 3 = 21 cards could be bad for me. Half the deck is against me if I don't raise here.

Full Tilt Poker Game #34616575696: Super Stack $1.5K Guarantee (273934343), Table 9 - NL Hold'em - 15/30 - 15:54:12 IST - 2014/08/26 [06:24:12 ET - 2014/08/26]
Seat 1: Kilgory (5,765)
Seat 2: seahake (9,075)
Seat 3: Crensaw (4,443)
Seat 4: adikumar2010 (4,935)
Seat 6: SeaWolfLarsen (5,015)
Seat 7: Nanys (4,295)
Seat 8: Tunaru88 (5,111)
Seat 9: masi-dasi17 (4,205)
masi-dasi17 posts the small blind of 15
Kilgory posts the big blind of 30
The button is in seat #8
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to adikumar2010 [ ]
seahake folds
Crensaw folds
adikumar2010 raises to 90
SeaWolfLarsen folds
Nanys folds
Tunaru88 folds
masi-dasi17 calls 75
Kilgory calls 60
*** FLOP *** [ ] (Total Pot: 270, 3 Players)
masi-dasi17 bets 270
Kilgory has 15 seconds left to act
Kilgory folds

Wed Aug 27, 2014, 10:38 AM
ChewMe1's Avatar
Since: Jan 2012
Posts: 574
Hi Adi

With only 6 hands on villain it's very difficult to range him accurately. It's always worrying when the small blind calls our raise and then shows interest in the hand because there range is generally very tight and consists mostly of small/mid pairs.

I would just call, I wouldn't be comfortable stacking off on this flop however I do believe that villain will have a Jx type hand here that he's trying to 'protect' a lot of the time but he could have sets too, and flush draws.

My plan of action would be to call flop and call turn 'if he bets' and if he checks I think it would be best to bet turn and river so long as the board doesn't run out badly for us.

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