[NL2-NL10] NL10 AK tptk on 3-flush board facing river donk

    • member001
      member001
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      Joined: 18.03.2010 Posts: 288
      Poker Stars, $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 9 Players


      BTN: $13.74 (137.4 bb)
      SB: $17.68 (176.8 bb)
      BB: $18.58 (185.8 bb) 25/14 (102h)
      UTG+1: $11.04 (110.4 bb)
      UTG+2: $11.43 (114.3 bb)
      Hero (MP1): $10.68 (106.8 bb)
      MP2: $3.82 (38.2 bb)
      MP3: $4.85 (48.5 bb)
      CO: $5.95 (59.5 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is MP1 with A K
      2 folds, Hero raises to $0.35, 5 folds, BB calls $0.25

      Flop: ($0.75) A 6 9 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $0.70, BB calls $0.70

      Turn: ($2.15) 5 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $2, BB calls $2

      River: ($6.15) 6 (2 players)
      BB bets $1.60, Hero calls $1.60

      Results:
      $9.35 pot ($0.42 rake)
      Final Board: A 6 9 5 6
      BB showed Q J and lost (-$4.65 net)
      Hero showed A K and won $8.93 ($4.28 net)


      When villain calls 2 pot-sized bets I am worried about a slowplayed flush or full house. But for the given odds on river, I think he is making a feeble bluff with a missed draw, or blockbetting a worse Ax, often enough to call his donk.
      What if he donks bigger on the river? What is the largest bet that you would call there?
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