[NL2-NL10] Nl5 SH KK SB

    • alexgrapid
      alexgrapid
      Bronze
      Joined: 20.12.2008 Posts: 242
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.02/$0.05 No-Limit Hold'em (5 handed)

      Known players:
      BB:
      $5.05
      MP3:
      $5.76
      CO:
      $5.17
      BU:
      $5.00
      SB (Hero):
      $8.40


      Preflop: Hero is SB with K, K.
      3 folds, Hero raises to $0.15, BB calls $0.10.

      Flop: ($0.3) 3, Q, 7 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.20, BB raises to $0.56, Hero calls $0.36.

      Turn: ($1.42) T (2 players)
      Hero checks, BB bets $1.00, Hero calls $1.00.

      River: ($3.42) T (2 players)
      Hero checks, BB checks.

      Final Pot: $3.42.

      Results follow:

      BB shows a pair of tens(Ac 5c).
      Hero shows two pairs, kings and tens(Kd Ks).

      Hero wins with two pairs, kings and tens(Kd Ks).

      Villain is 10/9/callopen 4/AFinf/WTS20/79 hands So the guy is a rock hi min raise on flop scared me , but I decided to call ,a better play after that would have been to shove the turn ,or river ??
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello alexgrapid,

      Nah, shoving is somewhat overplayed. I like the line you picked, nice hand! He will anyways have hard time Calling with a lot worse and while he seems too passive to make the Call anyways, therefore taking pot control line is likely better.

      Best regards.