Originally Posted by Irexes
- chip stack
- tourney or cash
- MTT or SnG
- aggressiveness/passivity of those behind
- structure of payout and proximity of bubble
- position at the table
- limpers or raises ahead
But assuming I'm under the gun at a tourney first hand, then AK because I wouldn't be looking to get my stack in with either and AK plays better post flop.
Guess I haven't reached that level of sophistication yet, Rex!
I would always take AK over JJ, and JJ is probably my least favourite hand of all...