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[NL2-NL10] NL2 AQ diamond board

    • daun666
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 540
      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.01/$0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Known players:
      CO (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is CO with Q, A.
      2 folds, Hero raises to $0.06, BU folds, SB calls $0.05, BB folds.

      Flop: ($0.14) 8, 2, A (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero bets $0.10, SB raises to $0.20, Hero calls $0.10.

      Turn: ($0.54) 9 (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero bets $0.36, SB calls $0.36.

      River: ($1.26) 8 (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks.

      Final Pot: $1.26.

      Results follow:

      Hero shows two pairs, aces and eights(Qc As).
      SB shows two pairs, aces and nines(9c Ac).

      SB wins with two pairs, aces and nines(9c Ac).

      How to play in similar situations?
      Should I re-raise flop? he is minraising, it really dont look like he raise to protect his hand against :diamond:
      But I decided to see next card and see what he does, if he checks and card isnt :diamond: so I bet.
      And after he calls can I bet river? I wanted to bet but pot already was big so i decided to check.
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello daun666,

      Nah, I wouldn't really 3be the flop there. At the best I would play the same as you did. Nice hand! River Check is usually for me to be curious what hand he had. :)

      Best regards.