[NL2-NL10] 88 on paired flop

    • YourDoom
      YourDoom
      Bronze
      Joined: 21.08.2010 Posts: 878
      Check/fold flop?

      Known players:
      Position:
      Stack
      Hero:
      $5,62
      MP1:
      $1,82
      MP2:
      $2,61

      0,02/0,05 No-Limit Hold'em (9 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Elephant 0.90 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is UTG1 with 8:spade: , 8:diamond:
      Hero raises to $0,17, UTG2 folds, MP1 calls $0,17, MP2 calls $0,17, 5 folds.

      Flop: ($0,58) 9:spade: , 9:diamond: , 7:heart: (3 players)
      Hero bets $0,35, MP1 calls $0,35, MP2 raises to $0,80, Hero folds, MP1 calls $0,45.

      Turn: ($2,53) A:club: (2 players)
      MP1 raises $0,85 (All-In), MP2 calls $0,85.

      River: ($4,23) 4:club: (2 players)


      Final Pot: $4,23

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      MP1 shows (Kc Qc)
      MP2 shows two-pair, tens and nines (Th Td)

      MP2 wins with two-pair, tens and nines (Th Td)
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello YourDoom,

      Nah, it's totally fine to Bet/Fold on such flop since it's very unlikely them to hit such a flop, they will fold of their Calling range, like smaller PPs, SCs, Ax type of hands, even Kx. Also you get value from any kind of draw or 7x type of hand.

      Best regards.