[NL2-NL10] NL5: AK postflop play

    • Protagoras
      Protagoras
      Bronze
      Joined: 14.03.2009 Posts: 48
      Hi, all!

      Known players:
      Position:
      Stack
      Hero:
      $5,00
      BU:
      $5,13

      0,02/0,05 No-Limit Hold'em (9 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Elephant 0.69 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is SB with A:spade: , K:diamond:
      6 folds, BU raises to $0,15, Hero raises to $0,45, BB folds, BU calls $0,30.

      Flop: ($0,95) K:club: , 9:club: , 8:spade: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0,80, BU calls $0,80.

      Turn: ($2,55) Q:diamond: (2 players)
      Hero bets $3,75 (All-In), BU calls $3,75.

      River: ($10,05) 3:spade: (1 players)


      Final Pot: $10,05

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows a pair of kings (As Kd)
      BU shows a pair of queens (Qc Tc)

      Hero wins with a pair of kings (As Kd)

      What should I do on the turn?
  • 1 reply
    • MaestroOfZerg
      MaestroOfZerg
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510
      Hi,


      Raise bigger preflop to around $0.55, then take the same line against an unknown. We can't fold TPTK in a 3bet pot really, and we can't bet small either given how drawy the board is at that point, so shoving isn't bad. NH.


      Hope it helps.