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[NL20-NL50] Nl20 SH AA

    • Dragar
      Dragar
      Bronze
      Joined: 09.09.2008 Posts: 2,214
      Known players:  
      BB:
      $15.65
      MP3:
      $11.45
      Hero:
      $22.10

      0.1/0.2 No-Limit Hold'em (5 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.67 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is CO with A:heart: , A:diamond:
      MP3 calls $0.20, Hero raises to $1.00, 2 folds, BB calls $0.80, MP3 calls $0.80.

      Flop: ($3.10) J:heart: , K:heart: , Q:diamond: (3 players)
      BB checks, MP3 checks, Hero bets $2.50, BB raises to $5.20, 2 folds, BB gets uncalled bet back.

      Final Pot: $8.10

      Should I not conti-bet this? I was quiet sure I was in trouble with my AA when the flop came.
  • 3 replies
    • generals007
      generals007
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.09.2007 Posts: 578
      I'd pot it and fold to reraise as you did. You are probably not playing vs straight but vs 2 pair. You'd like the board to pair so you have higher 2 pair but any of the card that could pair would give BB a FH, probably.
      If he is very loose pf I'd try to get it allin instead, he could be playing flushdraw here or only one pair.
    • csnmf
      csnmf
      Global
      Joined: 22.11.2006 Posts: 444
      You have to continuation bet to protect but when he check raises you are behind, since you are in positionand its only a min raise maybe you can call as you have a gs, bdfd and since his most likely holding is two pair you have your own two pair outs but it's risky.
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      I´d never fold against min-raise on that board, there are a lot of draws and pair+draws, so I´d call flop, call turn and fold river ui.
      Since BB is middlestack, then shove is probably better than flatcall.