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You've got to isolate in that spot. If someone wakes with with AA, that's just a cooler and part of poker. The value lost by just flatting is too high with that high of a % of each player's stack committed.
Only as good as the cards dealt to me. When I play with my friends sometimes, I am even superstitious of the chair position I am in. I have seen aces lose to trip 3s and mostly trip 10s. I think they are good against qq or kk though. Typically the better hands to play more often than not.
That's an all in. You want to give them the flop? There are 3 already in the pot with me, if I can get 1 or 2 out my hand is that much better. Probably though everyone would fold if there was no pairs out there. ALL IN my 2 cents
So you think that you’re a good poker player?
On the first hand of the rebuy period in a small tournament you pick up K-K in late position. The first player raises 25% of his chips and is called by two other people should you: