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Tough turn decision ! - Sat Sep 27, 2014, 05:04 AM
adikumar2010's Avatar
Since: Mar 2011
Posts: 1,094
It is $5.50 MTT with less then 200 runners. 10mins regular blind structure and 3000 starting stack.

What to do on the turn-check raise by a maniac?

Full Tilt Poker Game #34735801013: $750 Guarantee (276608112), Table 5 - NL Hold'em - 120/240 Ante 25 - 14:24:44 IST - 2014/09/27 [04:54:44 ET - 2014/09/27]
Seat 1: Coltrain778 (8,375)
Seat 2: DonkeyPlays (2,051)
Seat 3: GsAussie (2,085)
Seat 4: adikumar2010 (11,691)
Seat 6: Sheldog55 (7,177)
Seat 7: joe28A8 (16,149)
Seat 8: Z1noff (4,575)
Seat 9: Vasiliy1995 (2,735)
Coltrain778 antes 25
DonkeyPlays antes 25
GsAussie antes 25
adikumar2010 antes 25
Sheldog55 antes 25
joe28A8 antes 25
Z1noff antes 25
Vasiliy1995 antes 25
Sheldog55 posts the small blind of 120
joe28A8 posts the big blind of 240
The button is in seat #4
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to adikumar2010 [ ]
Z1noff folds
Vasiliy1995 folds
Coltrain778 folds
DonkeyPlays folds
GsAussie calls 240
adikumar2010 raises to 600
Sheldog55 folds
joe28A8 calls 360
GsAussie calls 360
*** FLOP *** [ ] (Total Pot: 2,120, 3 Players)
joe28A8 checks
GsAussie checks
adikumar2010 bets 848
joe28A8 calls 848
GsAussie folds
*** TURN *** [ ] [] (Total Pot: 3,816, 2 Players)
joe28A8 checks
adikumar2010 bets 1,560
joe28A8 raises to 14,676, and is all in

Sun Sep 28, 2014, 04:01 AM
ahar010's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 614
Hi Adikumar,

I don't really like the raise size preflop with this loose guy in the blinds. I think it's too small, with 1400 in the pot I don't see this guy folding that often for 360 more. I'd prefer 850 or 900 and calling a shove from the limper. QJo is ok with position here, if you don't want to raise that big then limping behind might be an option here just keeping the pot small knowing you can't get the BB out of the pot anyway.

On the turn I think you have to fold unless you've seen the aggro guy spazzing out with nothing already. Otherwise he could be spazzing out with his Q4


Quad Bracelet Winner

Sun Sep 28, 2014, 04:38 AM
adikumar2010's Avatar
Since: Mar 2011
Posts: 1,094
Thanks I folded and he had a good draw but I was ahead of it. He showed me

I think it was a fast call if I knew what he had?

Sun Sep 28, 2014, 08:08 PM
ahar010's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 614
Yeah by nothing I was meaning draws rather than all out bluffs. Either the 6 (pocket 6's maybe) or the diamonds. I hadn't contemplated both.

He had a massive hand there, top pair with flush & straight draws, but with only the one card to come yeah he's still behind.

I think it was a pretty good shove in the end by him. Hard to call him off and when you do he's still got over 40% equity when he's beat.

But you live to fight another day.

Quad Bracelet Winner


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