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[NL2-NL10] AKs flatcall on BB

    • sketchzr
      sketchzr
      Bronze
      Joined: 12.08.2009 Posts: 222
      Villain is playing a mixture of LAG/TAG but his UTG opening range is pretty tight and this is the first time I've seen a raise from this position, so I'm assuming AT+ TT+.

      Usually this is a hand I would 3-bet but I wasn't too confident in doing so, so I opted to play it more deceptively. I think it was clear he had Ax so I was looking to squeeze out a bit more value on the river, but I think I could have made it slightly bigger.

      Poker Stars $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Hold'em - 6 players
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      Hero (BB): $10.10
      UTG: $10.02
      MP: $11.04
      CO: $12.03
      BTN: $24.91
      SB: $17.31

      Pre Flop: ($0.15) Hero is BB with A:spade: K:spade:
      UTG raises to $0.40, 4 folds, Hero calls $0.30

      Flop: ($0.85) A:club: 4:spade: 9:diamond: (2 players)
      Hero checks, UTG bets $0.50, Hero calls $0.50

      Turn: ($1.85) 7:club: (2 players)
      Hero checks, UTG bets $0.95, Hero calls $0.95

      River: ($3.75) 4:heart: (2 players)
      Hero bets $2, UTG calls $2

      Final Pot: $7.75
      Hero shows A:spade: K:spade: (two pair, Aces and Fours)
      UTG mucks J:diamond: A:heart:
      Hero wins $7.40
      (Rake: $0.35)
  • 1 reply
    • kymupa
      kymupa
      Bronze
      Joined: 22.10.2009 Posts: 22,364
      Hello,

      Well if you think he's pretty tight at UTG I don' mind calling.

      As played preflop, check/calling the flop is fine.

      On the turn I think check/calling is good as well.

      So, if you don't think he's folding Ax here I'd bet like $2.7 here.
      I don't really mind betting here if you think he's going to check back AJ/AT but call with those.

      Best,
      Plamen