[NL2-NL10] NL25: AK top pair top kicker but flush possible

    • Zeffke
      Joined: 17.04.2007 Posts: 1,123
      Should I've folded this at the turn already?

      Full Tilt Poker, $0.10/$0.25 NL Hold'em Cash Game, 8 Players
      LegoPoker Hand History Converter

      CO: $11.15
      BTN: $40.60
      Hero (SB): $24.10
      BB: $20.80
      UTG: $7.20
      UTG+1: $30.55
      MP1: $10.30
      MP2: $26.35

      Pre-Flop: A K dealt to Hero (SB)
      5 folds, BTN calls $0.25, [color:red]Hero raises to $1[/color], BB folds, BTN calls $0.75

      Flop: ($2.25) 9:heart: 7:spade: 4:spade: (2 Players)
      [color:red]Hero bets $1.25[/color], BTN calls $1.25

      Turn: ($4.75) K:spade: (2 Players)
      [color:red]Hero bets $2[/color], [color:red]BTN raises to $6[/color], Hero calls $4

      River: ($16.75) T (2 Players)
      Hero checks, [color:red]BTN bets $9[/color], Hero folds

      Results: $16.75 Pot ($0.80 Rake)
      BTN mucked and WON $15.95 (+$7.70 NET)
  • 1 reply
    • Puschkin81
      Joined: 14.04.2006 Posts: 4,786
      Hi Zeffke!

      I would bet more on the turn (~$3.50) and fold to a raise. By betting so small on the turn you invite players to bluff raise you because you obviously are scared that your opponent has a flush.

      Good luck at the tables!