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[NL20-NL50] Kk

    • Jan217
      Joined: 02.01.2009 Posts: 626
      Villian is 29/20 with 5.6 3bet over 35 hands

      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.1/$0.25 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

      Known players:
      UTG2 (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is UTG2 with K, K.
      Hero raises to $0.75, 3 folds, CO raises to $2.60, 3 folds, Hero calls $1.85.

      Flop: ($5.55) T, 5, 9 (2 players)
      Hero checks, CO bets $5.55, Hero calls $5.55.

      Turn: ($16.65) 3 (2 players)
      Hero checks, CO checks.

      River: ($16.65) A (2 players)
      Hero bets $2.25, CO calls $2.25.

      Final Pot: $21.15.

      Results follow:

      Hero shows a pair of kings(Kc Kd).
      CO shows a pair of aces(Kh Ah).

      CO wins with a pair of aces(Kh Ah).
      On the flop I planned to check raise but when he bets pot I figure a raise might let him find a hero fold with JJ/QQ so id rather let him keep betting himself. On the river is this a good spot for a blockbet? I figured he would likely make a crying call with JJ/QQ and after blockbetting I can easily find a fold vs. a raise since I rep AK myself.
  • 1 reply
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      I´d likely 4-bet pf and play for stacks but if you want to slowplay pf then it is better to c/r flop and play for stacks, since as you see he would not barrel AK on blank turn card and if he has there JJ/QQ you would like to get all the money all-in on the flop rather than K or A comes on the turn
      Blocking bet river is fine and if he doesn´t shove there even AK you have to b/c that spot, since he then has there just air rather than tp hand