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There are two reason why short stacking doesn't work, and is generally frowned upon by advanced players. You usually pay much more rake. For instance, at a $0.5/$1 table at pokerstars, the rake is 4.5% with a cap of $1,50. So in a pot for $200, the rake will only be 0.75%. In a pot of $40, the rake is 3.75%. It increases the luck factor. With a shortstack ...


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I don't like the raise on the SB, I would just fold this hand pre-flop, because of the bad position. On the flop he might have a 2P or better, or be bluffing. On the turn, your Raise is very bad, considering the logic on the flop. Since he either has you beat, or has a bluff, rereraising here will only drive out worse hands. (I guess he could also have K3 ...


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Your flush beats his flush, because you make the better 5-card flush combination: your: A♥9♥7♥6♥5♥ his: A♥9♥7♥6♥3♥ As you see, you win because one heart of your hole cards is used in combination with the board, givin a better 5-card flush combination. He doesn't even use his extra ...


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When you see such post-flop aggression from an opponent, you want to take a look on post-flop stats like AF and specifically in what frequency this guy bets in every street. The VPIP/PFR you posted doesn't really describe his play. Although the sample you have is small; ~60 hands are not that descriptive for the play made by Villain. Personally, and because ...


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One of the troubles with this hand is you can't narrow his range pre-flop. He's seeing a lot of flops anyway and since he's defending his blind his range will likely be even higher than normal. Pre-flop he can have almost any hand. FLOP He raises your strong looking 3/4 pot bet and you call. Since he is aggressive (from his pre-flop stats at least) it's a ...



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