[NL2-NL10] NL10 top pair low kicker free play

    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,694
      Known players:
      Position:
      Stack
      SB:
      $9.75
      Hero:
      $2.00
      CO:
      $11.10

      0.05/0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.65 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is BB with T:club: , K:club:
      UTG2 calls $0.10, 3 folds, CO calls $0.10, BU folds, SB calls $0.05, Hero checks.

      Flop: ($0.40) 8:spade: , 4:club: , K:heart: (4 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks, UTG2 checks, CO checks.

      Turn: ($0.40) 6:heart: (4 players)
      SB bets $0.20, Hero calls $0.20, UTG2 calls $0.20, CO folds.

      River: ($1.00) 7:club: (3 players)
      SB checks, Hero checks, UTG2 bets $0.30, SB folds, Hero calls $0.30.

      Final Pot: $1.60

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows a pair of kings (Tc Kc)
      UTG2 shows a straight, ten high (9s Td)

      UTG2 wins with a straight, ten high (9s Td)

      i was guessing i was ahead so i decided to play check/call. was it the right move? or should i have played check/fold?
  • 1 reply
    • Gerv
      Gerv
      Bronze
      Joined: 07.05.2008 Posts: 17,678
      Hello mbml,

      Just fold this on on the Turn and only play/invest money into Freeplays with TopPair with a Q+ as kicker and better hands

      Saves you a lot of trouble and money ;)

      Best regards,
      Gerv