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[NL2-NL10] NL10SH AJo

    • silent21
      Joined: 08.08.2008 Posts: 1,556
      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.10(BB) Replayer
      SB ($9.93)
      BB ($5.03)
      UTG ($13.76)
      UTG+1 ($10.73) 25/15 1.3af 21wtsd 250h
      CO ($17.82)
      Hero ($12.18)

      Dealt to Hero A:club: J:heart:

      fold, Colonel White raises to $0.35, fold, Hero raises to $1.10, SB calls $1.05, fold, Colonel White calls $0.75,

      FLOP ($3.40) K:diamond: 4:diamond: A:heart:

      check, check, Hero bets $2, SB folds, Colonel White calls $2,

      TURN ($7.40) K:diamond: 4:diamond: A:heart: K:heart:

      check, check,

      RIVER ($7.40) K:diamond: 4:diamond: A:heart: K:heart: 6:diamond:

      check, check,

      probably my biggest leak - how to play AJ. i still cannot figure out the rights spots when to 3bet with it [except fishes]. people are calling me with AQ and extracting value from me on A rainbow board :(
  • 3 replies
    • roswellx
      Joined: 05.12.2008 Posts: 599
      UTG+1 is the raiser and he is tight he should have good hand here and reraising him on the button with AJo is not a good idea IMO. Calling is fine. The thing is UTG+1 wouldn't put you on AQ+ since button is considered looser.

      On the flop you could raise him so showdown would be cheaper IMO.
    • Joshquan
      Joined: 01.01.2009 Posts: 479
      I think i would play the line Bet Flop , Bet Turn for a free showdown? there are two flush draws out there so i think giving a free card is maybe a bit dangerous?
    • Fongie
      Joined: 02.12.2006 Posts: 4,978
      Noo you can't 3bet AJo here, you're cruuushed by his calling range. In fact, AJ is crushed by most 3bet-calling ranges, so I would never 3bet a MP raiser here with AJ (perhaps against a maniac that I want to shove it against ;) ). Just calling is better, even folding is OK too