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[NL2-NL10] NL2 two pair evaluation

    • Keifla
      Joined: 12.02.2011 Posts: 20
      Hi, not posted for a while but been slogging away for a few months and ended up tilting NL25 and losing it all... Tilt being kept to a minimum is definitely an immediate goal for me.

      Anyway, decided to work from NL2 again, £30 ($46ish) deposited. Literally the first hand I entered, not sure I played it totally correctly, advice appreciated. Sorry, posting from my phoneand my sure how to convert the hand.

      (Also, unsure whether or not to show ids. If its not cool I'll understand if admin delete it and I'll repost a legal thread, thanks.)

      PokerStars Zoom Hand #83110661653:  Hold'em No Limit ($0.01/$0.02) - 2012/07/10 7:03:38 ET
      Table 'McNaught' 9-max Seat #1 is the button
      Seat 1: Tthousand ($1.12 in chips) 
      Seat 2: Raffik1990 ($0.96 in chips) 
      Seat 3: Pucu11 ($2.21 in chips) 
      Seat 4: 85.AAAA__ ($2.02 in chips) 
      Seat 5: DenchuJP ($2.61 in chips) 
      Seat 6: serg5542 ($2.26 in chips) 
      Seat 7: thudors ($2.23 in chips) 
      Seat 8: beatUmen ($2 in chips) 
      Seat 9: Yur04kaa ($2.06 in chips) 
      Raffik1990: posts small blind $0.01
      Pucu11: posts big blind $0.02
      *** HOLE CARDS ***
      Dealt to 85.AAAA__ [8h Ah]
      85.AAAA__: raises $0.04 to $0.06
      DenchuJP: folds 
      serg5542: folds 
      thudors: raises $0.10 to $0.16
      beatUmen: folds 
      Yur04kaa: folds 
      Tthousand: folds 
      Raffik1990: folds 
      Pucu11: folds 
      85.AAAA__: calls $0.10
      *** FLOP *** [Ad 8d 4s]
      85.AAAA__: bets $0.16
      thudors: raises $0.22 to $0.38
      85.AAAA__: raises $0.32 to $0.70
      thudors: calls $0.32
      *** TURN *** [Ad 8d 4s] [Ks]
      85.AAAA__: bets $0.50
      thudors: calls $0.50
      *** RIVER *** [Ad 8d 4s Ks] [Tc]
      85.AAAA__: bets $0.66 and is all-in
      thudors: calls $0.66
      *** SHOW DOWN ***
      85.AAAA__: shows [8h Ah] (two pair, Aces and Eights)
      thudors: shows [Ac Qd] (a pair of Aces)
      85.AAAA__ collected $3.93 from pot
      *** SUMMARY ***
      Total pot $4.07 | Rake $0.14 
      Board [Ad 8d 4s Ks Tc]
      Seat 1: Tthousand (button) folded before Flop (didn't bet)
      Seat 2: Raffik1990 (small blind) folded before Flop
      Seat 3: Pucu11 (big blind) folded before Flop
      Seat 4: 85.AAAA__ showed [8h Ah] and won ($3.93) with two pair, Aces and Eights
      Seat 5: DenchuJP folded before Flop (didn't bet)
      Seat 6: serg5542 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
      Seat 7: thudors showed [Ac Qd] and lost with a pair of Aces
      Seat 8: beatUmen folded before Flop (didn't bet)
      Seat 9: Yur04kaa folded before Flop (didn't bet)
  • 2 replies
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      $0.01/$0.02 No Limit Holdem
      9 Players
      Hand Conversion Powered by

      Hero (UTG) ($2.02) 101bb
      UTG+1 ($2.61) 131bb
      MP1 ($2.26) 113bb
      MP2 ($2.23) 112bb
      MP3 ($2) 100bb
      CO ($2.06) 103bb
      BTN ($1.12) 56bb
      SB ($0.96) 48bb
      BB ($2.21) 111bb

      Pre-Flop: ($0.03, 9 players) Hero is UTG 8:heart: A:heart:
      Hero raises to $0.06, 2 folds, MP2 raises to $0.16, 5 folds, Hero calls $0.10

      Flop: A:diamond: 8:diamond: 4:spade: ($0.35, 2 players)
      Hero bets $0.16, MP2 raises to $0.38, Hero raises to $0.70, MP2 calls $0.32

      Turn: K:spade: ($1.75, 2 players)
      Hero bets $0.50, MP2 calls $0.50

      River: 10:club: ($2.75, 2 players)
      Hero goes all-in $0.66, MP2 calls $0.66

      Final Pot: $4.07
      Hero shows two pair, Aces and Eights
      8:heart: A:heart:
      MP2 shows a pair of Aces
      A:club: Q:diamond:

      Hero wins $3.93 (net +$1.91)

      MP2 lost $2.02
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello Keifla,

      Here is a small help for you how to post hands and convert them: link.

      Preflop: Why do you raise those hands in first place? They are very bad to play and often dominated, fold directly. Exactly this even happens where you level yourself to Call vs those raises.

      As played
      Postflop: Why would you donk the flop? Rather Check/Raise it, he was the preflop aggressor. Nor I don't get your min-3bet there! If you 3bet then at least do it normally, you are giving him good odds to draw.

      Best Regards.