[NL2-NL10] NL2 AKo Flop top pair

    • p0rkus
      p0rkus
      Bronze
      Joined: 03.03.2009 Posts: 230
      Known players:     
      MP1:
      $2.47
      CO:
      $3.07
      Hero:
      $2

      0.01/0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Elephant 0.90 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is BU with A:club: , K:diamond:
      UTG2 folds, MP1 raises to $0.06, 2 folds, CO calls $0.06, Hero raises to $0.24, 2 folds, MP1 calls $0.18, CO calls $0.18.

      Flop: ($0.75) K:club: , Q:club: , 4:spade: (3 players)
      MP1 bets $0.04, CO calls $0.04, Hero raises to $0.60, MP1 folds, CO calls $0.56.

      Turn: ($1.99) T:club: (2 players)
      CO bets $2.23 (All-In), Hero calls $1.16 (All-In), CO gets uncalled bet back (All-In).

      River: ($4.31) 6:diamond: (2 players)


      Final Pot: $4.31

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      CO shows (Ks Jd)
      Hero shows a pair of kings (Ac Kd)

      Hero wins with a pair of kings (Ac Kd)

      Well i picked the right time to call, but intuition was the real winner here - was it right in the long run?
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello p0rkus,

      Pretty standard, he can shove there with very wide range that also includes weaker hands than ours. The pot is way to big and it gives us perfect odds for a Call, even if we are behind we still have a FD out. Well played.

      Best regards.