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Top Pair in Heads Up

Top Pair in Heads Up - Fri Jul 13, 2012, 07:42 PM
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Since: Jul 2011
Posts: 47
PokerStars No-Limit Hold'em, 1.5 Tournament, 15/30 Blinds (2 handed)
SB (t1320)
Hero (BB) (t1680)

Hero's M: 37.33

Preflop: Hero is BB with ,
SB bets t75, Hero calls t45

Flop: (t150) , , (2 players)
Hero checks, SB bets t112, Hero calls t112

Turn: (t374) (2 players)
Hero checks, SB bets t280, Hero folds

Total pot: t374

Hi guys,

I am new to heads up, and this hand made me feel bad. Can you please comment on my three decisions here? The game has just started, and I have no particular read on villain.
Thanks a lot,

Last edited by bearxing; Sat Jul 14, 2012 at 09:42 AM.. Reason: unaccetptable link
Sat Jul 14, 2012, 12:47 AM
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Since: Oct 2011
Posts: 226
preflop would normally be fine, if you dont feel like you put yourself in awkwards spots, so for you i would recommend to fold this one preflop and call hands JT+, QJ+, KQ+, A2+, 22+, makes it way easier

on the flop on a drawy board like this with top pair i would go for a ckeckraise and probably call an allin

Sat Jul 14, 2012, 04:53 AM
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Since: Jul 2011
Posts: 47
Thanks, coach!

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