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# [NL2-NL10] KK -> Ace magnets - again

• Bronze
Joined: 30.04.2008
Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

Play hand

\$0.05/\$0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

Known players:
MP2:
\$15.50
MP3:
\$28.90
CO:
\$7.11
BU:
\$16.30
SB:
\$6.66
BB:
\$10.00
UTG2 (Hero):
\$4.00
MP1:
\$8.56

Preflop: Hero is UTG2 with K, K.
Hero raises to \$0.30, MP1 calls \$0.30, 5 folds, BB calls \$0.20.

Flop: (\$0.95) T, A, 7 (3 players)
BB checks, Hero checks, MP1 checks.

Turn: (\$0.95) 2 (3 players)
BB checks, Hero bets \$0.60, MP1 calls \$0.60, BB folds.

River: (\$2.15) 8 (2 players)
Hero bets \$0.80, MP1 calls \$0.80.

Final Pot: \$3.75.
Results follow:

Hero shows a pair of kings(K K).
MP1 shows three of a kind, twos(2 2).

MP1 wins with three of a kind, twos(2 2).

The only questions:
1) Do we bet the turn?
2) After we get called on turn do we b/f or c/f the river?
• 3 replies
• Bronze
Joined: 07.05.2008
Heyhello,

You can remove the results first of all

Secondly I think KK is a 1 street of value hand here so I do not bet the Turn here because you are mostly guessing what to do OOP most of the time (BB checks twice = has nothing)

I think I rather c/c as bluffcatch sometimes rather than b/f or c/f but it really depends on the situation/timing/dynamics/statistics/reads

Best regards,
Gerv
• Bronze
Joined: 01.12.2010
Hi, I think that if you feel like you want to bluff you need to do this on the flopp. However I don't like how this hand is played. First you check the flop and let them see a free card. Then the flushdraw complete and you decide to bluff.

The board on the turn basically hits a callers range very hard. They usually have flush,set, or Ax hands here. I know it sux but I think best line is to just give the hand up on the flop. Also I dont think I need to say what I think about 2nd question. GL!
• Bronze
Joined: 30.04.2008
I like the c/c bluffcatch on the river

ty gerv