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[NL20-NL50] NL25 2-pair losing to straight

    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,779
      PokerStars No-Limit Hold'em, $0.25 BB (9 handed) - Poker-Stars Converter Tool from FlopTurnRiver.com

      MP1 ($16.20)
      Hero (MP2) ($25.25)
      MP3 ($25)
      CO ($6.85)
      Button ($24.90)
      SB ($26.95)
      BB ($27.60)
      UTG ($34.25)
      UTG+1 ($9.35)

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with 8, 9
      UTG calls $0.25, 1 fold, MP1 calls $0.25, Hero calls $0.25, 4 folds, BB checks

      Flop: ($1.10) 8, 9, A (4 players)
      BB checks, UTG bets $1, 1 fold, Hero raises to $3, 1 fold, UTG calls $2

      Turn: ($7.10) Q (2 players)
      UTG bets $3.50, Hero raises to $22 (All-In), UTG calls $18.50

      River: ($51.10) 10 (2 players, 1 all-in)

      Total pot: $51.10 | Rake: $2.50

      play turn and river more passively?
  • 1 reply
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      You can only call turn, since your hand isn´t the nuts.
      He could elad out with Ax, but he could also have here set or better two pair.
      Against bad opponent who overplays hands you can shove turn.