[NL2-NL10] nl2 AQo CO

    • TheBrood
      TheBrood
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.07.2008 Posts: 4,383
      Known players:
      Position:
      Stack
      MP3:
      $3.27
      Hero:
      $5.00

      0.01/0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (7 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.67 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is CO with A:heart: , Q:diamond:
      2 folds, MP3 raises to $0.08, Hero raises to $0.24, 3 folds, MP3 calls $0.16.

      Flop: ($0.51) 8:spade: , 2:heart: , 2:spade: (2 players)
      MP3 checks, Hero bets $0.38, MP3 raises to $1.65, Hero folds.

      Final Pot: $2.54

      How do I play postflop when I miss?
      I believe Im ahead of his range pf.
  • 2 replies
    • Jaissica
      Jaissica
      Bronze
      Joined: 10.02.2009 Posts: 1,385
      AQ doesnt put you ahead of too many hands. Id fold AQ preflop to a raise in front every time. Very best case you are up against AJo KQo KJo, sometimes any pocket pair (coin flip with you having the worse of it), but most the time youve got to consider how easy it is to lose your entire stack to AK if an A-rag-rag flop comes.

      Best way to not get kicker trouble is not play trouble kicker hands. The only prize for 2nd place is a busted stack. Thats not to say never play them, just fold them to raisers in front of you or raise if there are no raisers yet. If you get played back at let them go. If you get called proceed with extreme caution unless the flop is Q high.
    • srohack
      srohack
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.12.2006 Posts: 1,908
      hi
      if you know hes going to c/r this kind of boards then you may opt to check behind
      but i like cbeting here a lot
      nh
      gl