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    qualified to this touranment from the satellite in MP with Ac Kc not much read on the table so couldn't really predict what villians were holding. villian_9 UTG open limps so I raise to 240 a raise of 4BB. BB calls Villian_9 also calls. Flop comes 8c 5c 3s giving me the nut flush draw with two overcards to the board. Villians both check. I make a bet of 2/3 pot for 495. BB goes all in and villian 9 goes all in. So was going to cost me 2,265 chips into a 6765 pot, so that would have been about 4:1 pot odds with 2 streets to make my nut flush draw. So I called. Was this a mistake or was it the correct play and just unlucky. Would appreciate your opinions as this killed my tournament chances.

  • #2
    Looks fine to me. Not 'unlucky' though, you're more likely to lose the hand than win.
    Last edited by Fishwick; Tue Oct 14, 2014, 04:24 PM.

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    • #3
      My bet on the flop would be 500 (2/3 pot) and not less... other than that, I'd play the hand the same way.

      This is a good reason why I need to have 100 buy-ins in my bankroll before playing a given level of game. I want to be getting my chips in, in a situation like this and cannot be worried about the result.

      John (JWK24)
      Super-Moderator



      6 Time Bracelet Winner


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      • #4
        500, not 495, now that is nitpicking

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        • #5
          sorry but if it should be 500 then the calculation within the client is wrong as that was a 66% bet.

          Also I didn't pay to enter this tournement I qualified via a sat which is where the other two hands I posted today were taken from. The sat had a buy in of 0.40+0.04 and as my BR stands at $68 currently the sat was within the 100 buy in. Here's the sat result.

          PokerStars Tournament #998497436, No Limit Hold'em Super Satellite
          Buy-In: $0.40/$0.04 USD
          96 players
          Total Prize Pool: $38.40 USD
          Target Tournament #998478024 Buy-In: $2.20 USD
          17 tickets to the target tournament

          Tournament started 2014/10/14 8:52:00 CUST [2014/10/14 3:52:00 ET]


          Dear Webbo62,

          You finished the tournament in 1st place. You qualified to play in Tournament #998478024 and are automatically registered for it. See Tournament #998478024 Lobby for further details.

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          • #6
            It was simply 66% rather than 66.66...%

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            • #7
              I think the problem is the client uses 66% and not 66.66666666666666666666% wonder if the 2/3 tab would be more accurate than using the 66% button.

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              • #8
                haha you beat me to it Fishwick

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