[NL20-NL50] [FR] NL25 AKs ex.04 27.07

    • UnknownJoseph
      UnknownJoseph
      Bronze
      Joined: 22.04.2010 Posts: 5,748
      Full Tilt - $0.25 NL - Holdem - 9 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      UTG: $47.98 (VPIP: 10.91, PFR: 10.03, 3Bet Preflop: 2.38, Hands: 340)
      UTG+1: $44.60 (VPIP: 12.64, PFR: 8.26, 3Bet Preflop: 3.83, Hands: 2,473)
      UTG+2: $20.08 (VPIP: 18.27, PFR: 8.42, 3Bet Preflop: 3.12, Hands: 9,576)
      MP: $17.50
      MP+1: $39.06 (VPIP: 23.58, PFR: 14.15, 3Bet Preflop: 8.51, Hands: 107)
      CO: $15.73 (VPIP: 19.27, PFR: 11.39, 3Bet Preflop: 3.07, Hands: 719)
      BTN: $24.55 (VPIP: 27.41, PFR: 2.63, 3Bet Preflop: 0.98, Hands: 1,421)
      SB: $25.00 (VPIP: 12.06, PFR: 7.21, 3Bet Preflop: 1.85, Hands: 3,594)
      Hero (BB): $30.41

      SB posts SB $0.10, Hero posts BB $0.25, MP posts DB $0.25

      Pre Flop: (pot: $0.60) Hero has K:heart: A:heart:

      fold, fold, fold, MP checks, MP+1 raises to $1.10, fold, fold, fold, Hero raises to $3.75, fold, MP+1 calls $2.65

      Flop: ($7.85, 2 players) Q:spade: J:heart: A:diamond:
      Hero bets $2.00, MP+1 calls $2.00

      Turn: ($11.85, 2 players) 7:club:
      Hero bets $3.50, fold

      mp




      Flop; hard board for our AKs and I don't see value here but many times in the past I played x/c and it was wrong because we give free card, even betting for small amount it better so in this case I decided to bet for 1/3 psb flop, on the turn again 1/3 psb and give up on the riv. When mp reraise us we have easy decision about folding.
      It looks like good spot.
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,717
      Hi.

      Preflop: I think you are better off flatting here. MP seems to be the weaker player in the hand and you should be trying to let him come into the hand. By 3-betting here you are forcing him out. Always remember that the most profit is made from fishes and your goal as a player is to play as many pots with them as possible.

      Flop: I'm not really afraid of giving away free cards. Both the King and Ten improve AK here. How many streets of value do you think you can get with AK here?

      Thanks.