[NL2-NL10] [FR-NL10] 88 FH Flop donk or not?

    • gxtwo
      gxtwo
      Bronze
      Joined: 15.12.2010 Posts: 1,176
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.05/$0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (10 handed)

      Known players:
      UTG:
      $2.82
      UTG1:
      $4.50
      UTG2:
      $10.03
      MP1:
      $8.42
      MP2:
      $10.44
      MP3:
      $3.30
      CO:
      $6.54
      BU:
      $9.61
      SB (Hero):
      $9.90
      BB:
      $3.11


      Preflop: Hero is SB with 8, 8.
      UTG raises to $0.35, UTG1 folds, UTG2 calls $0.35, MP1 folds, MP2 calls $0.35, MP3 calls $0.35, 2 folds, Hero calls $0.30, BB folds.

      Flop: ($1.85) A, 8, A (5 players)
      Hero bets $0.45, UTG folds, UTG2 folds, MP2 folds, MP3 raises to $0.90, Hero raises to $4.55, MP3 checks.

      Turn: ($7.3) 4 (2 players)


      River: ($7.3) 7 (2 players)


      Final Pot: $7.3.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows a full-house, eights full of aces(8 8).
      MP3 shows three of a kind, aces(A K).

      Hero wins with a full-house, eights full of aces(8 8).

      FLOP: I chose to donk as i wanted any Ax hand to RR, then id ship.

      What about my bet size? i made it small to look a bit bluffy. perhaps i should have made it 1/2 or 2/3 to stop any Ax hands getting good odds to out draw me?
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