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[NL2-NL10] NL5 KQ freeplay(BB), flopped top2pair on DHB

    • Tomohawked
      Tomohawked
      Bronze
      Joined: 04.03.2008 Posts: 18
      0.01/0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (10 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.65 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is BB with K:heart: , Q:heart:
      6 folds, CO calls $0.02, 2 folds, Hero checks.

      Flop: ($0.05) K:spade: , J:heart: , Q:diamond: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.05, CO calls $0.05.

      Turn: ($0.15) 6:diamond: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.15, CO calls $0.15.

      River: ($0.45) 9:diamond: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.45, CO raises to $1.80, Hero calls $1.35.

      Final Pot: $4.05

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows two pairs, kings and queens (Kh Qh)
      CO shows a straight, ace high (Ah Th)

      CO wins with a straight, ace high (Ah Th)

      Should I of played it a similar way but fold to the raise on the river?
  • 3 replies
    • dallievas
      dallievas
      Bronze
      Joined: 30.11.2007 Posts: 822
      Hi,
      Preflop:raise ,raise , RAISE please.KQs is good hand even you will be OPP and too good to call only one lone lone limper who is so scared that limps from CO.
      Flop: 2 top pairs is very good hand and imho u played flop and turn good.
      On river completes too many draws so bet/fold would be ok or check/f or check/call depending on opp.If he is good,adequate, not habitual bluffer you should fold.Look at his AF stats in streets,on river.
      Good luck :)
    • srohack
      srohack
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.12.2006 Posts: 1,908
      hi
      raise kq s preflop everytime when limped to you .
      as played river is a bet/fold or chec/fold
      if you check he is not beting with worse and if you bet he is not turning a hand with showdown value into a bluff , he will just call
      gl
    • Tomohawked
      Tomohawked
      Bronze
      Joined: 04.03.2008 Posts: 18
      It was a lack of concentration on the river. I didn't reliase the obvious draw had got there. Too many tables open most likely, quality over quantity I guess.
      Thanks again