[NL2-NL10] TPTK river push with flush and straight possibilities

    • Termi8r
      Termi8r
      Bronze
      Joined: 04.02.2008 Posts: 408
      Known players:
      Hero:
      $6.55
      SB:
      $24.75
      CO:
      $24.60
      MP1:
      $11.40
      BU:
      $24.60
      MP3:
      $27.65
      BB:
      $19.75
      UTG:
      $23.40
      UTG+1:
      $23.15
      UTG+2:
      $37.70

      0.15/0.25 No-Limit Hold'em (10 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.50 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with K:club: , A:heart:
      UTG calls $0.25, 3 folds, Hero raises to $1.00, 3 folds, SB calls $0.85, BB folds, UTG calls $0.75.

      Flop: ($3.25) 3:spade: , 7:diamond: , J:diamond: (3 players)
      SB checks, UTG checks, Hero checks.

      Turn: ($3.25) K:diamond: (3 players)
      SB bets $0.45, UTG calls $0.45, Hero raises to $2.50, SB folds, UTG calls $2.05.

      River: ($8.70) Q:spade: (2 players)
      UTG checks, Hero bets $3.05 (All-In), UTG calls $3.05.

      Final Pot: $14.80

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows a pair of kings (Kc Ah)
      UTG shows a straight, ace high (Th As)

      UTG wins with a straight, ace high (Th As)
  • 2 replies
    • burek2000
      burek2000
      Bronze
      Joined: 16.11.2007 Posts: 3,105
      Raise 5BB preflop. On flop check behind is good against 2 villains. I would push turn directly when you hit your made hand, specially if someone bets before you. This way you get some more FE and you don't have the commitment problem on river.
    • 098799
      098799
      Bronze
      Joined: 23.07.2007 Posts: 1,245
      Originally posted by burek2000
      Raise 5BB preflop. On flop check behind is good against 2 villains. I would push turn directly when you hit your made hand, specially if someone bets before you. This way you get some more FE and you don't have the commitment problem on river.