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[NL2-NL10] NL2 AQs

    • oribken
      Joined: 15.05.2011 Posts: 29
      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.01/$0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

      Known players:
      CO (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is CO with A, Q.
      4 folds, Hero raises to $0.08, BU folds, SB raises to $0.20, BB folds, Hero calls $0.12.

      Flop: ($0.42) A, K, Q (2 players)
      SB bets $0.20, Hero raises to $0.80, SB calls $0.59.

      Turn: ($2.01) 9 (2 players)

      River: ($2.01) 5 (2 players)

      Final Pot: $2.01.

      Results follow:

      SB shows three of a kind, kings(Kh Kc).
      Hero shows two pairs, aces and queens(As Qs).

      SB wins with three of a kind, kings(Kh Kc).
      Hero wins with two pairs, aces and queens(As Qs).

      Looking back. I feel I shouldn't have called when he reraised me. I wasn't using tracking software at the time but I had the impression he enters more hands then he should so I called on the flop. I think this is my biggest mistake here.

      As for my post flop raise, I'm not sure if it was too bad. I thought he had Ax or maybe even Kx.
  • 1 reply
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343

      I think b/c pf is fine with AQs, since if you hit your tptk you can play for stacks against midstack and he has to be really tight 3-bettor for you to raise/fold AQs pf.
      Postflop I would also shove for value. He has there enough worse hands AJ, KQ that is going to call you down

      best regards,