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[NL20-NL50] NL50 - AQ bet ones and give up?

    • Farmarchist
      Joined: 27.12.2010 Posts: 14,640

      OR is reg so far

      BTN is unknown. Can't search him

      What is our plan wiht AQ/AJ?

      Poker Stars $0.25/$0.50 No Limit Hold'em - 6 players - View hand 2147447
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      BTN: $51.09
      SB: $61.96
      Hero (BB): $51.59
      UTG: $63.30
      MP: $59.30
      CO: $79.58

      Pre Flop: ($0.75) Hero is BB with A :diamond: Q :spade:
      1 fold, MP raises to $1.50, 1 fold, BTN calls $1.50, 1 fold, Hero raises to $6, 1 fold, BTN calls $4.50

      Flop: ($13.75) K :spade: T :heart: 2 :diamond: (2 players)
      Hero bets $7, BTN calls $7

      Turn: ($27.75) T :diamond: (2 players)
      Hero checks, BTN bets $10.58, Hero folds

      Final Pot: $27.75
      BTN wins $26.50
      (Rake: $1.25)
  • 1 reply
    • EmanuelC16
      Joined: 02.01.2010 Posts: 13,909

      Bet once and give up should be OK here but given your equity you can also consider barreling. You have to weigh how likely he is to think: Turn is a bad bluff card so now him betting is less likely to be a bluff. That's very hard to tell but it's what you need to consider if you are going to bluff the turn. This also extends to the river. I personally cbet once and give up on that specific turn since it improves his Tx and Kx is never folding, possibly not JJ, 99 either. I would however bet low blank cards as a bluff.