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[NL2-NL10] NL5 SH A8s

    • Dragar
      Joined: 09.09.2008 Posts: 2,214
      $0.02/$0.05 No Limit Holdem
      5 Players
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      UTG Greenphat ($5.27)
      CO Hero ($5.32)
      BTN MamaHalili ($5.95)
      SB Fridenn ($5)
      BB MailmanMel ($10)

      Pre-Flop: ($0.07, 5 players) Hero is CO 8:heart: A:heart:
      1 fold, Hero raises to $0.30, 1 fold, Fridenn calls $0.28, 1 fold

      Flop: 10:club: A:spade: Q:heart: ($0.65, 2 players)
      Fridenn bets $0.45, Hero calls $0.45

      Turn: 2:heart: ($1.55, 2 players)
      Fridenn bets $0.70, Hero raises to $2.20, Fridenn goes all-in $4.25, Hero calls $2.05

      River: K:club: ($10.05, 2 players, 1 all-in)

      Final Pot: $10.05

      Ignore pre-flop 30 cent raise, was supposed to be 20 cents.

      Turn? Obv I have to call after I raise.. but think just calling may have been better. Did the raise cause it seemed like he was slowing down.
  • 2 replies
    • johnbeattie85
      Joined: 11.09.2008 Posts: 716
      I just call in these spots. Top pair + FD is an easy shove on the flop, but you don't have enough equity vs a better top pair sort of hand on the turn.

      Raising you might fold better hands like A9 or AJ, but nothing worse is going to call.
    • MaestroOfZerg
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510

      I'm also calling the turn. Really when he calls preflop even tho you made a huge raise than shows enough interest on AQTr to follow up on the turn i think he's strong enough that you have really low fold equity, so i'm calling the turn with a disguised redraw and i expect to be able to get at least a decent river best out of him every time i hit. Unless maybe he has QT and the river is the Kh.

      Hope it helps.