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[NL2-NL10] 3rd NL10 SH AKo

    • treyking
      treyking
      Bronze
      Joined: 29.09.2011 Posts: 246
      Poker Stars, $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 5 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      BTN: $10.95 (109.5 bb)
      SB: $3.95 (39.5 bb)
      BB: $11.37 (113.7 bb)
      Hero (MP): $10.07 (100.7 bb)
      CO: $9.23 (92.3 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is MP with A K
      Hero raises to $0.30, CO calls $0.30, 3 folds

      Flop: ($0.75) 7 7 8 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.50, CO calls $0.50

      Turn: ($1.75) 4 (2 players)
      Hero checks, CO checks

      River: ($1.75) 5 (2 players)
      Hero checks, CO bets $1, Hero folds

      Results:
      $1.75 pot ($0.08 rake)
      Final Board: 7 7 8 4 5
      Hero mucked A K and lost (-$0.80 net)
      CO mucked and won $1.67 ($0.87 net)


      Stats:24/19/0,0/70

      Preflop this is pretty easy with AK. We were 5 handed so I opened just for 3bbs.

      Flop...it's not a great flop ,anyway...it's paired and I still can represent a lot on it and I have 2 overcard and thats cool.His fold to cbet was 50%.

      Turn: Not a good card ,anything that I could represent...so I gave up the hand.

      River is not nice and I had to fold ...can't win this.
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,779
      Hi.

      On this 778ss board I will just check/fold. I would bet with the Ace or King of diamond, just for backdoor draws which I can barrel, and also to block off possible flush draw combinations that he could have.

      If board was 553ss, then I would cbet. I think the lower boards just connect with our opponent way less often. People defend middle suited connectors much more often than they defend stuff like 54s.

      Thanks.