[NL2-NL10] NL10 straight on possible flush board

    • Sasa1234
      Joined: 22.05.2008 Posts: 298
      0,05/0,1 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.60 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is BB with A:heart: , 8:club:
      6 folds, SB calls $0,05, Hero raises to $0,40, SB calls $0,30.

      Flop: ($0,80) T:heart: , 7:club: , 9:club: (2 players)
      SB bets $0,40, Hero calls $0,40.

      Turn: ($1,60) 6:club: (2 players)
      SB bets $1,00, Hero raises to $2,70, SB calls $1,55, Hero gets uncalled bet back..

      River: ($6,70) 8:diamond:

      Final Pot: $6,70

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows a straight, ten high (Ah 8c)
      SB shows a straight, jack high (Kh Js)

      SB wins with a straight, jack high (Kh Js)

      The opponent was very loose half stack
  • 1 reply
    • srohack
      Joined: 02.12.2006 Posts: 1,908
      i dont realy like calling for a straight with the idiot end . i would fold or shove (taking some fold equity) here against a short stack because you dont have implied odds and even if you hit you can be behind .