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[NL2-NL10] A8s Top pair

    • Tiltmeifucan
      Tiltmeifucan
      Bronze
      Joined: 21.04.2012 Posts: 471
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.02/$0.05 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Known players:
      BB:
      $10.76
      MP2:
      $5.51
      MP3:
      $5.00
      CO:
      $5.75
      BU:
      $2.63
      SB (Hero):
      $5.00


      Preflop: Hero is SB with A, 8.
      MP2 calls $0.05, 2 folds, BU calls $0.05, Hero calls $0.03, BB checks.

      Flop: ($0.2) 3, 8, 4 (4 players)
      Hero bets $0.17, BB calls $0.17, MP2 folds, BU calls $0.17.

      Turn: ($0.71) 3 (3 players)
      Hero checks, BB bets $0.44, BU calls $0.44, Hero calls $0.44.

      River: ($2.03) Q (3 players)
      Hero checks, BB bets $1.26, BU folds, Hero calls $1.26.

      Final Pot: $4.55.
      Results follow:

      BB shows a full-house, threes full of fours(4 3).
      Hero shows two pairs, eights and threes(A 8).

      BB wins with a full-house, threes full of fours(4 3).

      Easy fold on turn?
  • 1 reply
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      Hi,

      I think b/f turn is generally better than c/c. You should protect your hand and get value out of worse hands. Since BB can have there anything and players would mostly not bluff being on the BB I think folding river is a little better than calling him down

      best regards,