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[NL2-NL10] NL 4 AQs

    • 0744379
      Joined: 02.06.2011 Posts: 435
      Party, $0.02/$0.04 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 7 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      Hero (BB): $4 (100 bb)
      CO: $4 (100 bb)
      SB: $1.16 (29 bb)
      MP1: $3.78 (94.5 bb)
      MP3: $5.80 (145 bb)
      BTN: $12.06 (301.5 bb)
      MP2: $1.60 (40 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BB with Q A
      4 folds, BTN raises to $0.12, SB folds, Hero raises to $0.40, BTN calls $0.28

      Flop: ($0.82) 7 9 4 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.52, BTN calls $0.52

      Turn: ($1.86) 2 (2 players)
      Hero checks, BTN checks

      River: ($1.86) 9 (2 players)
      Hero checks, BTN checks

      Results: $1.86 pot ($0.09 rake)
      Final Board: 7 9 4 2 9
      Hero showed Q A and lost (-$0.92 net)
      BTN showed K 2 and won $1.77 ($0.85 net)

      Pre-flop I saw his raise as a steal so I tried to take the pot there. When the flush draw came on the flop I semi-bluffed. When he called and I didnt hit on the following streets I just gave up.

      Is there a better way to play the turn and river after the action on the flop?

      And should I just play my flush draw passively as I am out of position even though I have the initiative?
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello 0744379,

      Doubt that we can much do here. Most likely I'd play the same way, just unlucky that he hit such a card. :D Note him down as he is calling really loose preflop.

      Best Regards.