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Fold QQ preflop? - Sat Aug 30, 2014, 01:09 PM
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.

Where should I fold this hand, preflop or on the flop?

I thought he can only 4-bet JJ+ & AK. So I am 48-52 behind vs that range so I choose to call and then fold if A or K comes and go broke if flop is jack high.

Full Tilt Poker Game #34632298657: Super Stack $4K Guarantee (274291059), Table 22 - NL Hold'em - 15/30 - 22:23:48 IST - 2014/08/30 [12:53:48 ET - 2014/08/30]
Seat 1: felix343 (4,319)
Seat 2: jeronimo NA (5,075)
Seat 3: Tonsimons (4,950)
Seat 4: adikumar2010 (7,595)
Seat 6: Serega 1973-16r (5,220)
Seat 7: Bussy2009 (5,625)
Seat 8: KK_ore_AA (4,825)
Seat 9: uq7y (5,000)
KK_ore_AA posts the small blind of 15
uq7y posts the big blind of 30
The button is in seat #7
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to adikumar2010 [ ]
felix343 folds
jeronimo NA raises to 75
Tonsimons folds
adikumar2010 raises to 225
Serega 1973-16r folds
Bussy2009 calls 225
KK_ore_AA folds
uq7y calls 195
poker40591 sits down
jeronimo NA raises to 1,230
adikumar2010 calls 1,005
Bussy2009 calls 1,005
uq7y folds
*** FLOP *** [ ] (Total Pot: 3,930, 3 Players)
jeronimo NA bets 2,358
adikumar2010 raises to 4,716
Bussy2009 folds
jeronimo NA calls 1,487, and is all in
adikumar2010 shows [ ]
jeronimo NA shows [ ]
Uncalled bet of 871 returned to adikumar2010
*** TURN *** [ ] [] (Total Pot: 11,620, 2 Players, 1 All-In)
*** RIVER *** [ ] [] (Total Pot: 11,620, 2 Players, 1 All-In)
adikumar2010 shows two pair, Queens and Jacks
jeronimo NA shows two pair, Aces and Jacks
jeronimo NA wins the pot (11,620) with two pair, Aces and Jacks
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot 11,620 | Rake 0
Board: [ ]
Seat 1: felix343 didn't bet (folded)
Seat 2: jeronimo NA showed [ ] and won (11,620) with two pair, Aces and Jacks
Seat 3: Tonsimons didn't bet (folded)
Seat 4: adikumar2010 showed [ ] and lost with two pair, Queens and Jacks
Seat 6: Serega 1973-16r didn't bet (folded)
Seat 7: Bussy2009 (button) folded on the Flop
Seat 8: KK_ore_AA (small blind) folded before the Flop
Seat 9: uq7y (big blind) folded before the Flop

Sun Aug 31, 2014, 11:29 AM
ChewMe1's Avatar
Since: Jan 2012
Posts: 574
Hi Adi

I would fold preflop unless we know that he is dumb or super aggro. His raise sizing indicates that he has no intention of going anywhere preflop, two others cold call your 3bet and he 4bets anyway... he has a strong hand always. I'd expect him to show AK and QQ+ if he's any good because 4betting anything worse than QQ here would be dreadful on his part.

Not a bad flop for us, if we're going to call pre we're going to most definitely get the money in on this board with our spr being as low as it is.

Cheers, Chris.

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