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[NL2-NL10] NL2 KQo

    • feketepok
      Joined: 25.09.2010 Posts: 56
      Full Tilt - $0.02 NL - Holdem - 7 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 3

      MP: $0.73
      CO: $2.00
      Hero (BTN): $1.90
      SB: $1.34
      BB: $2.20
      UTG: $1.29
      UTG+1: $2.21

      SB posts SB $0.01, BB posts BB $0.02

      Pre Flop: ($0.03) Hero has K:club: Q:heart:

      UTG calls $0.02, UTG+1 raises to $0.10, fold, fold, Hero raises to $0.22, fold, fold, UTG calls $0.20, UTG+1 calls $0.12

      Flop: ($0.69, 3 players) T:club: 9:club: 6:club:
      UTG checks, UTG+1 checks, Hero bets $0.36, UTG calls $0.36, fold

      Turn: ($1.41, 2 players) 5:diamond:
      UTG bets $0.71 and is all-in, Hero calls $0.71

      River: ($2.83, 2 players) 8:spade:

      Hero shows K:club: Q:heart: (High Card, King) (PreFlop 26%, Flop 52%, Turn 32%)
      UTG shows K:spade: A:diamond: (High Card, Ace) (PreFlop 74%, Flop 48%, Turn 68%)
      UTG wins $2.65


      I was betting on the flop since I had a lot of outs and Villain did not show any strength... I thought I could force him to fold - or if he doesn't, I could complete a flush or straight on the turn or river... Was I too aggressive?
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello feketepok,

      Preflop: The question is why did you 3bet here, I don't really think that KQo is a good hand to 3bet. Or do you have a specific reason to do so?

      As played
      Flop: Considering it's NL2 I wouldn't even try to CBet there into multiway pot since I often expect to get Called, wouldn't be a mistake if we just Check behind there and hope for a hit on turn.

      As played
      Turn: Would likely give it up here, no point to just Call with our draws. We will rarely face such hand what you did show in result and even against that hand we are behind.

      Best regards.