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[NL2-NL10] NL5 AKs 010813

    • MarliesB
      Joined: 13.04.2013 Posts: 685

      no reads on villain. Is this flop suitable for a check? I'm not sure anymore which flops are...

      PokerStars - $0.05 NL FAST (6 max) - Holdem - 6 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      Hero (BTN): 105.6 BB
      SB: 114.4 BB (VPIP: 0.00, PFR: 0.00, 3Bet Preflop: -, Hands: 2)
      BB: 102.8 BB (VPIP: 26.67, PFR: 26.67, 3Bet Preflop: 0.00, Hands: 16)
      UTG: 135.2 BB (VPIP: 0.00, PFR: 0.00, 3Bet Preflop: 0.00, Hands: 1)
      MP: 100 BB (VPIP: 11.85, PFR: 8.96, 3Bet Preflop: 4.08, Hands: 141)
      CO: 123.2 BB (VPIP: 16.67, PFR: 16.67, 3Bet Preflop: 0.00, Hands: 6)

      SB posts SB 0.4 BB, BB posts BB 1 BB

      Pre Flop: (pot: 1.4 BB) Hero has K:diamond: A:diamond:

      fold, MP raises to 3 BB, CO calls 3 BB, Hero raises to 12 BB, fold, fold, fold, CO calls 9 BB

      Flop: (28.4 BB, 2 players) 6:heart: 3:heart: 6:diamond:
      CO checks, Hero bets 14 BB, fold

      Hero wins 27.2 BB
  • 1 reply
    • Shevtshenko
      Joined: 06.12.2009 Posts: 4,237

      Preflop is well played. On the flop, we have two options - either bet, as you did, if we think opponents are capable of folding pairs to multiple barrels. Or we can check behind and try to get to showdown with our nut-no-pair.

      Without the back door flush draw, I like checking back better since now we turn nut-flush-draw 20% of the time and have very good equity to barrel.

      Nh & wp!