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[NL2-NL10] Nl 10 - Kk

    • numbnutter
      Joined: 21.09.2011 Posts: 139
      Poker Stars, $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      BTN: $7.48 (74.8 bb)
      SB: $7.02 (70.2 bb)
      BB: $7.50 (75 bb)
      Hero (UTG): $10 (100 bb)
      MP: $9.77 (97.7 bb)
      CO: $10 (100 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is UTG with K K
      Hero raises to $0.40, 2 folds, BTN calls $0.40, 2 folds

      Flop: ($0.95) 3 A T (2 players)
      Hero checks, BTN checks

      Turn: ($0.95) T (2 players)
      Hero checks, BTN bets $0.40, Hero calls $0.40

      River: ($1.75) 3 (2 players)
      Hero checks, BTN bets $0.83, Hero calls $0.83

      Results: $3.41 pot ($0.16 rake)
      Final Board: 3 A T T 3
      BTN showed 7 5 and lost (-$1.63 net)
      Hero showed K K and won $3.25 ($1.62 net)

      Is checking to induce bluffs a good option here? I figured there's not much value in betting the flop since it's pretty dry and I'm only likely to get calls from aces which beat me.
  • 1 reply
    • luizsilveira
      Joined: 27.11.2010 Posts: 2,320
      Hi, numbnutter!

      Against a very weak player it might be an option indeed.

      Against a better opponent you need betters reads will only put yourself in tough spots; an aggressive player might bet big 3 streets for bluff there and I think you'd have a very hard time calling.