[NL2-NL10] NL5 PocketKK with Ace on Flop

    • Fonyman
      Fonyman
      Bronze
      Joined: 18.07.2009 Posts: 55
      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.02/$0.05 No-Limit Hold'em (8 handed)

      Known players:
      UTG2:
      $1.93
      MP1:
      $2.10
      MP2:
      $3.73
      MP3:
      $2.11
      CO:
      $1.99
      BU:
      $5.07
      SB (Hero):
      $5.36
      BB:
      $4.00


      Preflop: Hero is SB with K, K.
      2 folds, MP2 raises to $0.15, 3 folds, Hero raises to $0.45, BB folds, MP2 calls $0.30.

      Flop: ($0.95) 6, A, 7 (2 players)
      Hero checks, MP2 bets $0.15, Hero calls $0.15.

      Turn: ($1.25) 3 (2 players)
      Hero checks, MP2 bets $0.15, Hero calls $0.15.

      River: ($1.55) 5 (2 players)
      Hero checks, MP2 checks.

      Final Pot: $1.55.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows a pair of kings(K K).
      MP2 shows a pair of tens(T T).

      Hero wins with a pair of kings(K K).

      Hello, how should I react to a situation like this?

      Thank you for your help.
  • 1 reply
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      Seems fine
      You´re very often ahead but not really sure if TT would call if you c/r turn so better go to showdown
      Nh
      answer to your question: call down small bets since worse hands won´t call c/r and better hands won´t fold