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[NL2-NL10] 5NL Zoom, flatted AKs, draw heavy flop

    • bmfbpi
      Joined: 16.09.2008 Posts: 590
      Known Players:
      MP2: $5.00 - 100 bb
      MP3: $5.77 - 115 bb
      CO: $5.43 - 109 bb
      BU: $6.88 - 138 bb
      SB: $20.43 - 409 bb
      BB: $1.67 - 33 bb

      0.02/0.05 No Limit Hold'em (6 Handed)
      Hand recorder for this hand: SideKick

      Preflop: Hero is BU with A:club: , K:club:
      SB posts small blind ($0.02), BB posts big blind ($0.05), MP2 raises for $0.20, 2 folds, Hero calls, 2 folds

      Flop: ($0.47 - 9.40 bb) J:diamond: , 8:club: , 7:club: (2 Players)
      MP2 bets $0.35, Hero ?

      villain is 29/26 over 36 hands.

      (disregard pls the fact that I did not 3bet pre)
      what would you do on this flop ? having some trouble playing spots like these.

      If I call here and a club hits it can kill the action and I may not get value from the villain
      if i raise, and he calls, what do I do on different turns ?
  • 1 reply
    • w34z3l
      Joined: 03.08.2009 Posts: 13,331
      Hey bmfbpi,

      Flatting AKs should be your standard line vs UTG open at these stakes.

      I would just flat the flop. Your hand is too strong to bluff raise imo, but a little too weak to raise for pure value.

      I don't think a club "killing your action" is a huge issue, since it's not like you necessarily have the best hand or anything if villain calls a raise. You will always have a decent amount of equity though.