Saturday, December 13, 2008


OMFG! This was so bothering me last night. Would any of you do anything different here? I mean I really felt that I was beat but it did not make sense. I am trying not to call of stacks but I do have the second nut here. Am I insane for folding? It basically would have either given me a $25 night as opposed to the $5 night I actually had. Are these the big folds you need to make or are these the spots you just have to say fuck it.

Full Tilt Poker Game #9465343255: Table La Jolla - $0.05/$0.10 - No Limit Hold'em - 23:51:23 ET - 2008/12/12
Seat 1: pokerdyoung ($9.75)
Seat 2: Maniac57 ($26.20)
Seat 3: SNSECRIST ($10.40)
Seat 4: pushmonkey72 ($29.25)
Seat 5: benpalmer661 ($3.70)
Seat 6: Wired King ($10.15)
Seat 7: Teteban ($2.65)
Seat 8: xivann ($2)
Teteban posts the small blind of $0.05
xivann posts the big blind of $0.10
The button is in seat #6
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to Maniac57 [Qh Ts]
AdHeMiR sits down
pokerdyoung has 15 seconds left to act
AdHeMiR adds $2
pokerdyoung folds
Maniac57 raises to $0.30
pushmonkey72 calls $0.30
benpalmer661 folds
Wired King has 15 seconds left to act
Wired King folds
Teteban calls $0.25
xivann folds
*** FLOP *** [Kd 9d Js]
Teteban checks
Maniac57 checks
pushmonkey72 bets $0.65
Teteban folds
Maniac57 calls $0.65
*** TURN *** [Kd 9d Js] [Th]
Maniac57 checks
pushmonkey72 bets $1.50
Maniac57 raises to $4.50
pushmonkey72 raises to $28.30, and is all in
Maniac57 has 15 seconds left to act
Maniac57 has requested TIME
Maniac57 folds
Uncalled bet of $23.80 returned to pushmonkey72
pushmonkey72 shows [7h 2h] King Jack high
pushmonkey72 wins the pot ($10.20)
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot $11.30 | Rake $1.10
Board: [Kd 9d Js Th]
Seat 1: pokerdyoung didn't bet (folded)
Seat 2: Maniac57 folded on the Turn
Seat 3: SNSECRIST didn't bet (folded)
Seat 4: pushmonkey72 collected ($10.20)
Seat 5: benpalmer661 didn't bet (folded)
Seat 6: Wired King (button) didn't bet (folded)
Seat 7: Teteban (small blind) folded on the Flop
Seat 8: xivann (big blind) folded before the Flop


Blogger Ingoal said...

My stack would have been in the middle Hellmuth-insta-call-style...if he's got the nuts, so be it...props to him...just my 0.02 €

9:02 AM

Blogger Riggstad said...

HAHAHAHAHAAH!!!! .05/.10 with a $25 stack and you fold there?

Good christ man, where's your balls?

Make the hero fold when there's $250 on the line. Even then it's a bad fold.

Esp. against pushmonkey. I highly doubt you thought this through. I doubt Push is flat calling in that cash game pre with AQ, and I highly doubt he puts you on QT with your raise pre.

You gotta get it in there slick.

9:48 AM

Blogger NYRambler said...

zomg pushmonkey rules

12:05 PM

Blogger Alan aka RecessRampage said...

I just shat myself. how do you fold that? And raise the flop!!! it's so draw heavy that there are so many cards that could potentially kill the action.

12:23 PM

Blogger 23skidoo said...

Yeah, that fold is a little over heroic. You reeled him in and fold to a push.....makes no sense.

3:19 PM

Blogger Fuel55 said...

I'd figure a chop most of the time ...

4:45 PM

Blogger HighOnPoker said...

The only hand that beats you is AQ. It is a lot more likely that your opponent has two pair with KJ, given the play. I don't understand the fold at all.

1:42 PM

Blogger Mike Maloney said...

If there was an auto-call button I would have hit it already.

6:15 AM

Blogger lj said...

i'm so confused. why did you check the flop? why didn't you raise the flop? and WHY DID YOU FOLD???

wait, is this a level?

7:53 AM

Blogger $mokkee said...

when someone tries to gift you chips, just take 'em. it's always been my policy.

btw, i don't think you could've played that hand any worse.

3:36 PM


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