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These are the spots where I make the most mistakes

These are the spots where I make the most mistakes - Sun Oct 09, 2011, 02:10 PM
hamburglarid's Avatar
Since: Oct 2010
Posts: 131

My biggest mistakes usually come with top pair top kicker. Usually by making bad river calls. In this spot I don't think the four would help him, but this is 2nl and he could call a raise with four five off and then call the flop too. I think his most likely hands are pocket queens, ace queen or a worse ace... maybe the four. Three of those hands are beating me so I folded. I am okay with my fold, but I'm wondering if I played it well. I'm questioning my turn bet in retrospect, but I think I would play it the same way next time.

Last edited by hamburglarid; Sun Oct 09, 2011 at 02:11 PM.. Reason: grammar
Sun Oct 09, 2011, 02:32 PM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,809
I like the turn bet, because you'll now know exactly where you are in the hand. With them raising the turn, they've probably got A4s or possibly AQ and wanted to see if you had a 4. Either way, you're beat in the hand, so the fold was correct.

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