[NL20-NL50] SH NL25 AKs

    • ragney
      Joined: 02.08.2010 Posts: 2,417
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.1/$0.25 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Known players:
      MP3 (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is MP3 with A, K.
      MP2 folds, Hero raises to $0.75, 3 folds, BB calls $0.50.

      Flop: ($1.6) T, 8, 3 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $1.25, BB calls $1.25.

      Turn: ($4.1) 6 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks.

      River: ($4.1) J (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks.

      Final Pot: $4.1.

      Results follow:

      Hero shows high card ace(As Ks).
      BB shows a pair of eights(8c Kc).

      BB wins with a pair of eights(8c Kc).

      Villian is fishy 30/9/2.2/30WTS over 90hands

      Question is do we cbet the turn? I don't see much FE here but should we still do it because our huge equity? Try bluff river?
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello ragney,

      When the villain is so fishy then I don't really expect him to fold anyways there his mid-pairs. Therefore I like the Check behind on turn and as well we avoid Check/Raise there sometimes. If we hit, we can still extract value on river.

      Best regards.