This site uses cookies to improve your browsing experience. By continuing to browse the website, you accept such cookies. For more details and to change your settings, see our Cookie Policy and Privacy Policy. Close

[NL2-NL10] NL10 AK 3bet pot

    • tommygecko
      tommygecko
      Bronze
      Joined: 11.08.2012 Posts: 1,229
      Pacific, $0.10/$0.20 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      Hero (MP): $26.09 (130.5 bb)
      CO: $23.33 (116.7 bb)
      BTN: $32.70 (163.5 bb)
      SB: $26.67 (133.4 bb)
      BB: $20.60 (103 bb)
      UTG: $20.89 (104.5 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is MP with K A
      UTG raises to $0.52, Hero raises to $1.64, 4 folds, UTG calls $1.12

      Flop: ($3.58) 7 T Q (2 players)
      UTG checks, Hero bets $1.99, UTG raises to $5, Hero calls $3.01

      Turn: ($13.58) J (2 players)
      UTG bets $10.18, Hero calls $10.18

      River: ($33.94) 6 (2 players)
      UTG checks, Hero bets $4.63, UTG calls $4.07 and is all-in

      Results:
      $42.08 pot ($2.10 rake)
      Final Board: 7 T Q J 6
      Hero showed K A and won $39.98 ($19.09 net)
      UTG showed Q Q and lost (-$20.89 net)


      When he makes such a small raise can I call? Im putting him on sets, many Qx, straight draws (I've seen him raising draws). I knew that if I can hit my straight on the turn or hit an A or K I can get his whole stack. But what I didn't think about was that I won't get to see the river if I miss the turn.

      edit: oops this is NL20, but I guess it can be treated as a NL10 hand.
  • 2 replies
    • BogdanPS
      BogdanPS
      Basic
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi Tommy,

      Preflop: looks fine

      Postflop: Flop, vs unknown, we should bet/fold the flop. He has AQ/KQ/QQ/TT/77 that can all play like this.

      AS played just ship the turn. I have no idea why we leave him 4 behind.
    • bmfbpi
      bmfbpi
      Bronze
      Joined: 16.09.2008 Posts: 590
      @tommygecko

      remember, this is a 3bet pot, so his calling range is narrower given that he is OOP and especially since he is the original raiser.

      sets: a possibility, sure
      many Qx: how many Qx does he call a 3bet with and then raises this flop with? QJs, KQs, AQs. Doubt any other Qx are in his range
      straight draws: don't know if he raises 9Js from UTG, let alone call a 3bet with it OOP. KJs could be a possibility

      with the range of sets+QJs, KQs, AQs, KJs on the flop:

      Board: 7:club: T:heart: Q:diamond:
             Equity     Win     Tie
      MP2    28.13%  27.83%   0.30% { AdKc }
      MP3    71.87%  71.56%   0.30% { QQ, TT, 77, AQs, KJs+, QJs, AQo }


      as for your comment about getting his stack when if an A or K hits, well, with an A hitting on the turn, you have 26-27.62%, so basically the A is out as a good turn card, which leaves us with the K(3outs) and of course the J(4 outs )

      [img][img]http://s14.postimg.org/5jw37t13h/QQ_TT_77_vs_Ad_Kc_Board_7c_Th_Qd.jpg[/img][/img]

      and if the turn bricks, are you calling his turn bet ?

      hope this helps