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$4.40 NL Hold'em [Progressive Super-Knockout, call or not ?

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  • $4.40 NL Hold'em [Progressive Super-Knockout, call or not ?

    Hi
    was that correct call?
    http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...587_FF2CBE81A6

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    Hi amit934! The first problem with this hand is the initial action preflop. If I raise, I need to make a standard raise, which is to between 2.5-3x the previous bet and a pot-sized raise. I cannot raise smaller or I'm giving the opps the correct odds to try to outdraw me. Being in middle position and facing a raise, I need to muck this preflop. If I did raise, I need to raise to 480, which is a problem because with it being UTG that initially raised, they should have a very strong range and ATs does not play well against it. ATs is not strong enough to call even one shove here, let alone 2, so this needs to be a snap-muck. The only aces I'd even consider calling two shoves with here are AA or maybe AK and AK could even be a muck depending on opp types (not provided). Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.umbup: John (JWK24)
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    • #3
      Thanks for comment

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      • #4
        Originally posted by JWK24 View Post
        so this needs to be a snap-muck.
        I was chatting to someone on Skype yesterday and they came up with a nice expression:

        I'd snap-fold as if my cards were on fire!

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