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[NL2-NL10] NL2 - AKo

    • LuckyDimes
      Joined: 17.01.2011 Posts: 76
      PokerStars No-Limit Hold'em, $0.02 BB (9 handed) - PokerStars Converter Tool from

      MP1 ($3.73)
      MP2 ($1.41)
      MP3 ($0.78)
      CO ($2.06)
      Button ($4.92)
      SB ($1.95)
      BB ($2)
      UTG ($0.53)
      Hero (UTG+1) ($2.19)

      Preflop: Hero is UTG+1 with K, A
      1 fold, Hero bets $0.10, 6 folds, BB calls $0.08

      Flop: ($0.21) K, A, 2 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks

      Turn: ($0.21) K (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks

      River: ($0.21) 10 (2 players)
      BB bets $0.16, Hero raises to $0.40, BB raises to $1.90 (All-In), Hero calls $1.50

      Total pot: $4.01 | Rake: $0.20

      Results below:
      BB had 10, 10 (full house, tens over Kings).
      Hero had K, A (full house, Kings over Aces).
      Outcome: Hero won $3.81

      On the flop i decided to check/call. On the turn, i hit possible nuts and decided to continue slowplaying. On the river, i faced a bet. Obviously had to raise/broke. Is the raise on the river is good enough? And do i need to maybe small bet on the turn?
  • 2 replies
    • Slimijs
      Joined: 22.01.2011 Posts: 98
      I think slowplaying IP is fine here, since he could not have better aces then you. After the turn ace I think checking behind is fine. It was lucky for you that he spiked his set since otherwise this would be a pretty, but just 4 bb worth of the nuts.

      Also Jokerstars :s_confused:
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello LuckyDimes,

      I guess I'd still bet the turn to start to build up the pot. Otherwise I even would shove the river, maybe sometimes we get the Call. The point is that when he Calls our raise there anyways then often times he will also Call the shove. Those players are just too bad on those limits.

      Best regards.