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should I have kept going to win or was the correct decision to fold

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  • should I have kept going to win or was the correct decision to fold

    PokerStars Hand #111802743863: Tournament #865987894, $0.45+$0.05 USD Hold'em No Limit - Level III (25/50) - 2014/02/14 11:40:49 WET [2014/02/14 6:40:49 ET]
    Table '865987894 5' 9-max Seat #2 is the button
    Seat 1: Cluculz1 (1455 in chips)
    Seat 2: pingepinge (995 in chips)
    Seat 3: GOQOR666 (1410 in chips)
    Seat 4: xnlx78 (820 in chips)
    Seat 5: dyziomax (1170 in chips)
    Seat 7: RyanDonola (1245 in chips)
    Seat 8: Avertin (1805 in chips)
    Seat 9: Dwlboy (2700 in chips)
    GOQOR666: posts small blind 25
    xnlx78: posts big blind 50
    *** HOLE CARDS ***
    Dealt to Dwlboy [As 2c]
    dyziomax: folds
    RyanDonola: folds
    Avertin: folds
    Dwlboy: calls 50
    Cluculz1: folds
    pingepinge: folds
    GOQOR666: calls 25
    xnlx78: checks
    *** FLOP *** [Ah Kd 9h]
    GOQOR666: checks
    xnlx78: checks
    Dwlboy: bets 100
    GOQOR666: raises 100 to 200
    xnlx78: calls 200
    Dwlboy: folds
    *** TURN *** [Ah Kd 9h] [2h]
    GOQOR666: bets 650
    xnlx78: calls 570 and is all-in
    Uncalled bet (80) returned to GOQOR666
    *** RIVER *** [Ah Kd 9h 2h] [Jc]
    *** SHOW DOWN ***
    GOQOR666: shows [9c Kh] (two pair, Kings and Nines)
    xnlx78: shows [Kc 3c] (a pair of Kings)
    GOQOR666 collected 1790 from pot
    *** SUMMARY ***
    Total pot 1790 | Rake 0
    Board [Ah Kd 9h 2h Jc]
    Seat 1: Cluculz1 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 2: pingepinge (button) folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 3: GOQOR666 (small blind) showed [9c Kh] and won (1790) with two pair, Kings and Nines
    Seat 4: xnlx78 (big blind) showed [Kc 3c] and lost with a pair of Kings
    Seat 5: dyziomax folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 7: RyanDonola folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 8: Avertin folded before Flop (didn't bet)
    Seat 9: Dwlboy folded on the Flop

  • #2
    Hi Dwlboy! With A2, I need to muck this preflop as it's nowhere near strong enough to raise with. When I'm first into a pot, I need to make a standard raise and not limp. If a hand is not worth raising with, then I shouldn't be playing it. If I saw the flop (which I would not), when I hit top pair, I'm going to make a standard value bet of 1/2 pot. Bets postflop need to be sized based on the size of the pot, number of opps and board texture. Due to this, I will bet 63. When the opp raises me, since I have a marginal-at-best hand, I need to muck. The key here is to fold marginal hands preflop. Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.umbup: John (JWK24)
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