This is a discussion on $0.25 NLHE STT: Preflop play within the online poker forums, in the Tournament Hand Analysis section; PokerStars - 300/600 Ante 50 NL - Holdem - 7 players
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UTG: 19.49 BB (VPIP: 26.09, PFR: 21.74, 3Bet Preflop: 0.00, Hands:
No we don't call an all in either Holding A-10o or A-Jo even if we are already ITM with this kinds of hands we want to see the flop and go to the showdown but A-Koffsuit and A-Q A-J suited yest I would call an all in preflop in that situation and even if the one who shoved is a Nit
I can make a case for folding here. 7 handed with your stack I would want my opportunities to come when I am first to enter the pot. There’s not much you can do here to induce a fold, so you’re losing equity. You’re not that far ahead of a lot of hands that call you.
In a short stacked cash game I make your play every time, but a tournament skews my logic a bit.