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Please review this hand - Fri Jun 20, 2014, 10:26 AM
dduvshani's Avatar
Since: May 2014
Posts: 175

Played on a open school league

Should i bet the river ?
Fri Jun 20, 2014, 11:48 AM
JWK24's Avatar
Since: Jun 2010
Posts: 24,809
Preflop with AJ in the BB, when I get two limpers, I'm going to make a standard raise to 3BB+1BB for each limper (300 chips).

When I flop top pair, I'm going to make a standard value bet and with 2 opps, I need to size it at 2/3 pot. I do not want to bet less than this or I can be giving the opps the correct odds to try to outdraw me.. something that I need to avoid doing.

When the T pairs on the turn, I'm going to check. Either of the opps could have one and if so, I'm behind.

As played, I'm absolutely checking the river. If I bet, I'd have to shove and in a league game, I do not want to be all-in unless I know that I have the best hand. Here, any opp could have a T or two pair and have me crushed.

If I check the turn, then I'm going to make a thin-value bet on the river of about 1/3 pot.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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