View Full Version : How do I play this? (flopped two pair in the SB)

07-15-2005, 03:21 PM
Early in a $5+1 on Party, no real reads.

Party Poker No-Limit Hold'em Tourney, Big Blind is t50 (6 handed)

Button (t1270)
Hero (t670)
BB (t2135)
UTG (t1240)
MP (t1905)
CO (t780)

Preflop: Hero is SB with 7/images/graemlins/spade.gif, A/images/graemlins/diamond.gif.
<font color="#666666">1 fold</font>, MP calls t50, <font color="#666666">2 folds</font>, Hero completes, BB checks.

Flop: (t150) A/images/graemlins/heart.gif, Q/images/graemlins/club.gif, 7/images/graemlins/diamond.gif <font color="#0000FF">(3 players)</font>
<font color="#CC3333">Hero bets t70</font>, BB calls t70, MP calls t70.

Turn: (t360) J/images/graemlins/heart.gif <font color="#0000FF">(3 players)</font>
<font color="#CC3333">Hero bets t150</font>, BB calls t150, MP calls t150.

River: (t810) T/images/graemlins/spade.gif <font color="#0000FF">(3 players)</font>
Hero checks, BB checks, MP pushes allin, Hero folds, BB folds.

Final Pot: t810

Results in white below: <font color="#FFFFFF">
MP doesn't show.
Outcome: MP wins t810. </font>

07-15-2005, 06:11 PM
I would have bet the pot on the flop.

07-15-2005, 06:23 PM
That board is scary. Bet t120 on flop, push turn, and everything is fine.

07-15-2005, 06:24 PM
I would fold preflop.

Bet more on the flop and turn (1/2 to 2/3 the pot) but you must fold the river