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[NL2-NL10] 4NL AKo

    • esuohdla
      esuohdla
      Bronze
      Joined: 08.05.2011 Posts: 411
      iPoker - $0.04 NL - Holdem - 9 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 3

      BTN: $5.80
      SB: $4.02
      BB: $2.36
      UTG: $4.32
      UTG+1: $4.00
      MP: $4.48
      MP+1: $2.27
      LP: $4.01
      Hero (CO): $5.21

      SB posts SB $0.02, BB posts BB $0.04

      Pre Flop: ($0.06) Hero has A:spade: K:heart:

      fold, UTG+1 raises to $0.16, fold, fold, fold, Hero calls $0.16, fold, fold, fold

      Flop: ($0.38, 2 players) 8:spade: 6:heart: 4:heart:
      UTG+1 bets $0.28, Hero calls $0.28

      Turn: ($0.94, 2 players) K:diamond:
      UTG+1 bets $0.70, Hero raises to $3.00, fold

      Hero shows A:spade: K:heart: (One Pair, Kings)
      Hero wins $2.19

      On the flop I knew that villain was cbetting almost all the time, so I figured I probably still had the best hand and if not, I had decent implied odds and 7 outs inc the backdoor draw. Real question is on the turn, should I have simply called and tried to gain more value on the river or should I have 3bet a lower amount? In hindsight im figuring the only hands hes calling such a large raise with are AK/AA/KK or a low set which im always losing money against. Any opinions?
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello esuohdla,

      The problem with raising the turn is that you are just making most of the hands to fold. Even a PP something like JJ/QQ wont continue there. That's I'd be more inclined to just Call it on turn.

      Best regards.