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[NL20-NL50] NL 50 K10o

    • Roya1flush
      Joined: 10.12.2007 Posts: 306
      Poker Room skin
      Pot Limit Holdem Ring game
      Blinds: $0.25/$0.50
      10 players

      Stack sizes:
      UTG: $58.25
      UTG+1: $48.75
      UTG+2: $48.25
      MP1: $11.90
      MP2: $41.40
      MP3: $10.45
      CO: $48
      Hero: $58.20
      SB: $136.80
      BB: $59.80

      Pre-flop: (10 players) Hero is Button with K : 10 :
      UTG calls, 6 folds, Hero raises to $2.5, 2 folds, UTG calls.

      Flop: ($5.75) 10 : K : A : (2 players)
      UTG checks, Hero bets $3.5, UTG folds.
      Uncalled bets: $3.5 returned to Hero.

      Final pot: $5.75

      Ok to take a shoot at this position with this hand??

      I was in 2 minds before i raised..

      Once i hit my 2 pair i was sure i was ahead at this point... however if a Q or J hits on the turn then i might be in trouble...

      My position on this hand was to raise flop, if called evaluate the turn, if a Q or J comes then check / fold to a bet..
  • 4 replies
    • chenny8888
      Joined: 03.10.2007 Posts: 19,324
      bet a bit more on the flop... 4$ or so for protection.

      stealraising KTo on the button is not so bad... depends on how bad UTG is, and how aggressive the players in the blinds are. but normally at this limit, it's ok now and again.
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      Congrats chenny on platinum:)
      It is better to open from KTo than just call pf.
      I would also make flop 4$ bet, since you want to build bigger pot with your two pair, although UTG would fold here 80%, since he has small pp.
    • Roya1flush
      Joined: 10.12.2007 Posts: 306
      Thanks Guys

      I think i am not far off, all the advice i am getting currently is helping me with my game greatly..

      Funny thing is i actually think about doing all those stuff but then decided against it.. untill i get it confirmed here..

      So i might not be that far off from getting things right :)
    • chenny8888
      Joined: 03.10.2007 Posts: 19,324
      as a fish once said: you don't need luck when you have instinct, :D

      (ty kaitz, now to play some GOOD poker ;) )