[NL20-NL50] nl25 A9s

    • DannyJQ
      Joined: 13.07.2011 Posts: 1,507
      $0.10/$0.25 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players

      CO: $25.35 (101.4 bb)
      BTN: $19.67 (78.7 bb)
      SB: $26.47 (105.9 bb)
      Hero (BB): $25.64 (102.6 bb)
      UTG: $27.81 (111.2 bb)
      MP: $25.38 (101.5 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BB with 8:diamond: A:diamond:
      2 folds, CO raises to $0.85, BTN calls $0.85, SB calls $0.75, Hero calls $0.60

      Flop: ($3.40) 9:club: 6:club: A:heart: (4 players)
      SB checks, Hero bets $2.55, 3 folds

      Is it ok to lead here?
  • 1 reply
    • EmanuelC16
      Joined: 02.01.2010 Posts: 13,897

      It's very marginal, it might be a check/fold actually.. The problem is that your hand is only a bit ahead of good draws and is beat by almost all other Ax hands that you want to get value from. The situation overall is good to lead though imo.. It's more of a situation to lead to make people fold a good part of their equity, kind of like bluffing with a hand that is also the best often but cannot play well once it checks and lets others construct their ranges vs a check.