why didn't I win?

    • KriZ0
      Joined: 20.02.2009 Posts: 132
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      0.02/0.04 No-Limit Hold'em (9 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Texas Grabem 1.9 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with A:heart: , K:heart: . MP3 posts a blind of $0.04.
      3 folds, Hero raises to $0.20, 2 folds, BU calls $0.20, 2 folds.

      Flop: ($0.50) 4:spade: , 5:spade: , 7:diamond: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.24, BU calls $0.24.

      Turn: ($0.98) 3:spade: (2 players)
      Hero checks, BU checks.

      River: ($0.98) 2:heart: (2 players)
      Hero checks, BU bets $0.70, Hero calls $0.70.

      Final Pot: $2.38

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows [ Ah, Kh ] a straight Ace to Five
      BU shows [ Ad, 8d ] a straight Ace to Five
      Hero wins $1.14 USD with a straight, Ace to Five.
      BU wins $1.13 USD with a straight, Ace to Five.

      Why didn't I win this pot, I had Kings as my kicker, he had an eight
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