[NL2-NL10] AQ top pair

    • mrbeast87
      mrbeast87
      Bronze
      Joined: 22.02.2011 Posts: 194
      No Limit Hold'em $0.02/$0.05
      PokerStars
      9 players
      Formatted by pokercopilot.com - Mac OS X hand history analysis and tracking

      Stacks:
      UTG - UTG ($2.50)
      UTG+1 - UTG+1 ($1.98)
      UTG+2 - UTG+2 ($12.35)
      MP - Hero ($5.07)
      MP2 - MP2 ($5.00)
      CO - CO ($3.42)
      BTN - BTN ($3.61)
      SB - SB ($5.00)
      BB - BB ($5.49)

      Preflop: ($0.07, 9 players) Hero is MP with Q:club: A:diamond:
      3 folds, Hero raises to $0.20, 2 folds, BTN calls $0.20, 2 folds

      Flop: K:diamond: 5:spade: A:spade: ($0.47, 2 players)
      Hero bets $0.25, BTN raises to $0.75, Hero raises to $1.65, BTN raises to $3.41 (all-in), Hero calls $1.76

      Turn: J:spade: ($7.29, 2 players, 1 all-in)

      River: 8:spade: ($7.29, 2 players, 1 all-in)

      Total Pot: $7.29
      Hero shows Q:club: A:diamond: (a pair of Aces)
      BTN shows 5:diamond: 5:club: (three of a kind, Fives)

      BTN wins $6.99
  • 1 reply
    • kymupa
      kymupa
      Bronze
      Joined: 22.10.2009 Posts: 22,364
      Hello,

      Preflop raising is fine.

      Why do we bet so small on the flop? I'd bet around $0.4 and fold to a raise. I don't think villain will raise worse hands here at all, so without any specific information I prefer folding.

      Best,
      Plamen