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[NL2-NL10] AKo two pair on a straight drawing board

    • Stalemate001
      Joined: 23.01.2009 Posts: 4
      $0.01/$0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (5 handed)

      Known players:
      CO (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is CO with A, K.
      MP3 folds, Hero raises to $0.08, BU folds, SB calls $0.07, BB calls $0.06.

      Flop: ($0.24) J, A, T (3 players)
      SB bets $0.24, BB folds, Hero calls $0.24.

      Turn: ($0.72) K (2 players)
      SB bets $0.72, Hero calls $0.72.

      River: ($2.16) 9 (2 players)
      SB bets $1.51, Hero calls $0.41.

      Final Pot: $4.08.

      A queen would beat me on the turn. Should I fold on the turn instead?
  • 2 replies
    • DaPhunk
      Joined: 01.03.2008 Posts: 2,805
      I would lay down turn without reads. This board is scary for most people to bet on.
    • MaestroOfZerg
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510

      Rebuy to 100bb.

      I'm also folding on the turn usually, and definitely folding on the river. The times I call on the turn are against people whom I think are bad enough to bet stuff like AJ/AT/JT on the turn, wrongly 'thinking' it's for value. Anybody who's got a clue usually won't pot it twice without Qx, most likely exactly KQ since it's hard to donk pot with a bare Qx on the flop to begin with.

      Hope it helps.