[NL2-NL10] Was I right to fold AQ?

    • lupara
      lupara
      Bronze
      Joined: 13.09.2010 Posts: 56
      Pacific, $0.01/$0.02 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 5 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      BB: $3.32 (166 bb) (53/18/2.6/8.7, hands 117, river agg% 39)
      MP: $2 (100 bb)
      Hero (CO): $2 (100 bb)
      BTN: $2.41 (120.5 bb)
      SB: $1.85 (92.5 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is CO with Q A
      MP calls $0.02, Hero raises to $0.08, BTN folds, SB calls $0.07, BB calls $0.06, MP folds

      Flop: ($0.26) J 4 9 (3 players)
      SB checks, BB checks, Hero bets $0.19, SB folds, BB calls $0.19

      Turn: ($0.64) 8 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero checks

      River: ($0.64) Q (2 players)
      BB bets $0.48, Hero folds

      Results:
      $0.64 pot ($0.04 rake)
      Final Board: J 4 9 8 Q
      BB mucked and won $0.60 ($0.33 net)
      Hero mucked Q A and lost (-$0.27 net)
  • 1 reply
    • kymupa
      kymupa
      Bronze
      Joined: 22.10.2009 Posts: 22,364
      Hello,

      Being three-way I would just check back this flop.

      As played, checking the turn is good.

      On the river we do hit top pair, but there are plenty of better hands, so folding is fine.

      Best,
      Plamen