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[NL2-NL10] NL10 AKo push all-in or c-bet 1/2 pot.

    • Theman365
      Joined: 07.05.2009 Posts: 72
      Known players:

      0,05/0,1 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.67 by

      Preflop: Hero is BU with A:diamond: , K:diamond:
      UTG2 calls $0,10, 4 folds, Hero raises to $0,50, 2 folds, UTG2 calls $0,40.

      Flop: ($1,15) 5:spade: , 2:club: , 8:heart: (2 players)
      UTG2 checks, Hero raises $1,48 (All-In), UTG2 folds.

      Final Pot: $2,63

      In a long run, which option is more valuable: to push directly all-in or make a c-bet on flop?
  • 1 reply
    • Gerv
      Joined: 07.05.2008 Posts: 17,678
      Hi Theman365,

      In the long run, you want to see the Turn and River for the same price with just 2 overcards. Therefore a shove is here more profitable.

      Furthermore your cbet would have been around $0.7 and that's 50% of your remaining stack approx. If you have to invest approx 50% of your stack, shove directly instead.

      - Gerv