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I am going to ignore the bet amounts and your stack size first and give you a general answer, you have no fold equity anyway. Well in live, yes you can, there is nothing stopping you from physically turning your hand over and if you're all-in your hand cannot be made dead. However it is extremely bad etiquette. I have been a poker dealer for 3 years, ...


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There are a lot of questions outstanding in this, but a couple of things jump out at me. It's a micro-limit play money game - people will play anything Your raise to 2x BB with multiple limpers is WAY too small. It's too small of a raise to be considered a raise, really, even in a big real-money cash game. The pot-odds almost dictate that the other ...


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Some casinos have a betting line on the table or other house rules that may differ from the norm. But generally, a player in turn is bound by his first action, whether verbal or by movement of chips. A player may count or assemble chips immediately in front of his stack, but if he makes a forward betting motion with chips in hand, that is a binding bet. In ...


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Usually action in turn is binding. The gray area would be whether he actually pushed the chips out as if to signify a bet. Players generally have a right to use the space in front of them to manipulate and count out chips, but once there is a forward motion with those chips, that signifies a bet. Some poker rooms have a line on the table which signifies ...


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I actually do not suggest doing cash tables if you are new to the game. You need to learn position poker and what it means to be utg, sb, bb, and dealer. I say this because when you are playing microstake cash games people don't do the normal or usual play they would do in say a 5/10 dollar game then a .05/.10 cent game. When you play at these small stakes ...


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You're looking at it from the skewed perspective where you already have four cards toward your goal. When you look at it from the point of view where you have five random cards, it's less likely that they will form a flush than a straight. So, it's more difficult to even get the four-flush than the open-ended straight draw. The odds for getting a flush ...


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It is the best 5 card hand. Player 1 has 7,7,Q,Q,J Player 2 has 7,7,Q,Q,9 Player 1 has a better hand, they win the pot.


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Anyone who sits out just to skip the blinds doesn't understand what's really happening. If you sit out and miss both blinds, once the button gets to you, you'll have to pay both blinds before you're even dealt cards. Same if you skip the SB. You are absolutely not getting a free ride through. Sometimes it may seem like you get by without paying, but it will ...


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This pot is split since the kickers never get a chance to be used. Texas Hold'em is all about making the 5-best combination of cards, regardless of how many of your hole cards are used. In this particular example, the players have this hand: Player 1 hand: T♥ T⋄ A♣ A⋄ J♠ Player 2 hand: T♥ T⋄ A♣ ...


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This is open to discussion, but you generally need to have thousands of hands and i mean 2 digits, like 50k+, to determine your real winrate, filtered by all the lovely downswings, tilt, luck, boredom. I don't know what is your sample size but if you're starting now as you said, i recommend to stick to microstakes a long time. That is because in microstakes ...


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Given the fact that he's voluntarily participating in the pot (VPIP) pre-flop, what's the probability he has the ace? P(Ace | VPIP) = (Prob(VPIP| Ace) * P(Ace)) / Prob(VPIP) So, in order to solve the problem, you need to know not only the probability of being dealt an ace given that you've seen two (it's about 9.5% percent, let's round to 10 for easy ...


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I decided to run some numbers to confirm if this is a bad call. I did a simulation of around 500k hands, having the following as input: 3 players Pot size after villain pot-sized bet: +/- $ 2250 Villain bet: $ 1000 Board: J♠ T♥ 7⋄ 3♣ A♣ Hero hand: A⋄ K♥ Villain hands: random The result: ...



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