[NL2-NL10] NL10 SH, 2pair, drawy board

    • uuberpro
      Joined: 14.04.2008 Posts: 26
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      0.05/0.1 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.67 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is SB with 9:club: , 8:spade:
      2 folds, CO calls $0.10, BU folds, Hero calls $0.05, BB checks.

      Flop: ($0.30) Q:heart: , 9:heart: , 8:club: (3 players)
      Hero bets $0.29, BB folds, CO calls $0.29.

      Turn: ($0.88) 5:heart: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.65, CO calls $0.65.

      River: ($2.18) 2:diamond: (2 players)
      Hero checks, CO bets $1.20, Hero?

      Q: After he calls 2 bets, what is the best play on the river?
  • 1 reply
    • Fongie
      Joined: 02.12.2006 Posts: 4,978
      Bet/fold. Because you won't be raised by a worse hand, you get to control the betsize (so he won't make you call a really big bet with a flush), and because a queen will just check behind but you might get value from it with a small valuebet.