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[NL2-NL10] NL5 SH A2s FD and a donkbet

    • koaesica
      koaesica
      Bronze
      Joined: 31.08.2008 Posts: 1,066
      Known players:
      Position:
      Stack
      MP2:
      $5,50
      MP3:
      $1,95
      Hero:
      $8,36

      0,02/0,05 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.67 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is BU with A:club: , 2:club:
      MP2 calls $0,05, MP3 calls $0,05, CO folds, Hero raises to $0,30, 2 folds, MP2 calls $0,25, MP3 folds.

      Flop: ($0,72) K:club: , 4:heart: , 4:club: (2 players)
      MP2 bets $0,72, Hero raises to $2,00, MP2 calls $1,28.

      Turn: ($4,72) 2:diamond: (2 players)
      MP2 checks, Hero checks.

      River: ($4,72) 6:diamond: (2 players)
      MP2 bets $3,20 (All-In), Hero folds, MP2 gets uncalled bet back.

      Final Pot: $4,72

      Should I give this one up on the flop?
  • 2 replies
    • radyan111
      radyan111
      Bronze
      Joined: 03.07.2008 Posts: 1,151
      I would, but I don't know if it's right. Ace is an out for you here most of the times, but still, a pot-size donkbet makes me think I dont have enough fold equity here to raise.
    • soucy
      soucy
      Bronze
      Joined: 28.11.2006 Posts: 2,092
      I think you should give this up at the flop. I think villain has either a K or a pocket like 88 or 99. I don't think that most of the players are able to fold a midpocket on such a limit if they donk potsize.

      And because you don't have enough FE and not enough implieds to call for the flushdraw you have to fold at the flop.