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[NL2-NL10] NL5 - BTN with K5s

    • ThatGuyMatt
      Joined: 03.12.2010 Posts: 3,765
      I probably should have folded but thought I may have been priced in, I then hit the flop with TP and again the half pot bet I felt that I couldn't fold :f_biggrin:

      Poker Stars, $0.02/$0.05 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      Hero (BTN): $11.94 (238.8 bb)
      SB: $9.61 (192.2 bb)
      BB: $6.31 (126.2 bb)
      UTG: $4.78 (95.6 bb)
      MP: $4.53 (90.6 bb)
      CO: $3.97 (79.4 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BTN with K 5
      3 folds, Hero raises to $0.15, SB raises to $0.50, BB calls $0.45, Hero calls $0.35

      Flop: ($1.50) 8 2 K (3 players)
      SB bets $0.70, BB folds, Hero calls $0.70

      Turn: ($2.90) 7 (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks

      River: ($2.90) 3 (2 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks

      $2.90 pot ($0.12 rake)
      Final Board: 8 2 K 7 3
      Hero mucked K 5 and lost (-$1.20 net)
      SB showed K Q and won $2.78 ($1.58 net)
  • 2 replies
    • BogdanPS
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi Matt,

      We are definitely not priced in. Look at the pot odds you are getting and compare to what you are looking to hit. Our hand (the K) is easily dominated by better Kx especially deeper (as shown here).

      So I would be happy to either 4-bet bluff if villain has been aggressive or just simply hit the fold button.

      As played calling one street is fine but I would fold to any further action.
    • ThatGuyMatt
      Joined: 03.12.2010 Posts: 3,765
      Yeah, I thought it was bad play, thanks for confirming :D