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10NL SH - AK defending blind - Wed Feb 12, 2014, 04:20 AM
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BTN: $14.14 (141.4 bb)
Hero (SB): $11.63 (116.3 bb)
BB: $28.22 (282.2 bb)
UTG: $21.02 (210.2 bb)
MP: $8.60 (86 bb)
CO: $36.78 (367.8 bb)

Preflop: Hero is SB with A K
3 folds, BTN raises to $0.30, Hero raises to $1, BB folds, BTN calls $0.70

Flop: ($2.22) J T 3 (2 players)
Hero checks, BTN checks

Turn: ($2.22) 2 (2 players)
Hero checks, BTN bets $1.20, Hero folds

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No read on villain but 12/16 and steal of 13 over 90 hands. How should I have played flop and turn? I think I played this pretty bad, I would like to have 2 barreled to fold tens and draws, or at least bet that turn when checked to. Overcards and gutter gives me some good equity.
Thu Feb 13, 2014, 02:30 AM
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Since: Jun 2011
Posts: 1,119
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I'd definitely bet the flop as we have the nutdraw, potentially two overs and a backdoornutflushdraw which means we can continue on very many turncards. Villain may also fold small pairs OTF or just call with medium/top pairs so we are almost guaranteed to see the turn even against most better hands.

Once he checks back flop I would also take a stab OTT as we still have outs and can fold out some of his weakest better hands.

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