Please tell me that this is not a bad beat (0.50$ SNG) #2  


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October 5, 2016 1:50 am  

PokerStars No-Limit Hold'em, 0.5 Tournament, 150/300 Blinds 25 Ante (4 handed) - PokerStars Converter Tool from

Button (t4,695)
SB (t2,760)
BB (t2,470)
UTG (t3,575)

SB's M: 5.02

1 fold, Button raises to t4,670 (All-In), SB calls t2,585 (All-In), 1 fold

Flop: (t5,870) 6, 9, 3 (2 players, 2 all-in)

Turn: (t5,870) 10 (2 players, 2 all-in)

River: (t5,870) 10 (2 players, 2 all-in)

Total pot: t5,870

Results below: [spoiler]
Button had K, A (flush, Ace high).
SB had K, K (two pair, Kings and tens).
Outcome: Button won t5,870[/spoiler]

Alton - MicroGrinder Poker
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Posts: 331
October 5, 2016 3:26 am  

Standard play here. Button played perfectly here. He should be open-jamming on the button with both the blinds have less than 10bb's left in their stack rather than min-raising.

Pre-flop equity-wise, yes its a bad bet. Post-flop, when equities change, its a coin-flop scenario.