Two Plus Two Publishing LLC
Two Plus Two Publishing LLC
 

Go Back   Two Plus Two Poker Forums > >

Notices

Small Stakes MTT Discussion and analysis of small stakes MTT strategy

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-30-2020, 08:53 AM   #1
stremba70
centurion
 
Join Date: Aug 2020
Posts: 132
Call vs 20 bb EP shove - early stage $1 PS MTT

Apologies, but I don’t have a hand history since this didn’t actually involve me personally. I was playing in a $1 MTT with 1 re-entry. Rigtard at table used this hand as “proof” that PS is rigged. Rigtard is UTG+1 with 20bb stack. He’s been shoving with all kinds of crap, I would say any suited A, maybe A5o+ all suited broadway combos and some unsuited ones and any pocket pair. BB with 45 bb stack calls shove with KTo.

Rigtard loses runout and naturally goes off the deep end saying that this hand proves the site is rigged. Just for fun, I asked how one bad runout proves anything and he just went on about how BB made a terrible call and that he’s always getting beat by sinks making horrible calls like this one. I didn’t bother to point out that shoving crap with a 20bb stack probably had more to do with his losses than the so-called rigged site, but I did get to wondering whether BB’s call was really all that bad.

BB is risking 19 bb to win a pot of just over 41 bb (there were antes). He needs to win about 46% to call. I’m inclined to think he called a bit light here, but not by much. He’s either flipping vs small pp or has two live cards against most of rigtard’s range. Sure he’s dominated by AK or AT, but rigtard’s range likely includes QT and JT as well. Seems to me like it’s a much closer call than rigtard thinks (not that I’d place any stock in his opinion). Any thoughts?
stremba70 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-30-2020, 09:19 AM   #2
JB1nk
centurion
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 147
Re: Call vs 20 bb EP shove - early stage $1 PS MTT

Ehh, personally I'd just look for a better spot to accept the donation from the tilter. Absolutely no need to risk half of our stack with KTo.
JB1nk is offline   Reply With Quote

Reply
      

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:58 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2008-2020, Two Plus Two Interactive