Tuesday, May 09, 2006

Tues update

I'll keep it short after a long day if that makes sense.Got my tooth taken out today and then attended Mr A's Mum's funeral.There was a large turnout and the weather was sunny.Just wish there was more I could do to help Mrs A but I guess time is the only healer.

Played poker after Mrs A went to bed last night and despite my toothache managed to have a decent night,winning $25 at Ladbrokes and $40 at Interpoker.The hand below was my favourite of the night.I was going to value bet the river but decided if the villan had a 7 or a high heart I may get called so moved in...

* Game ID 494214119 starting - 2006-05-09 00:33:49
** Withams Road [Hold 'em] (0.250.50 No Limit - Cash Game) Real Money

- lee_arama sitting in seat 1 with $42.95
- NICKTG1 sitting in seat 2 with $13.59
- Charliexxu sitting in seat 3 with $47.08 [Dealer]
- lager15 sitting in seat 4 with $22.52
- Acornman sitting in seat 5 with $68.15
- big_hilts sitting in seat 6 with $33.24

lager15 posted the small blind - $0.25
Acornman posted the big blind - $0.50

** Dealing card to Acornman: Jack of Clubs, 8 of Hearts
big_hilts folded
lee_arama folded
NICKTG1 folded
Charliexxu called - $0.50
lager15 folded
Acornman checked

** Dealing the flop: 7 of Spades, 7 of Hearts, 6 of Hearts
Acornman checked
Charliexxu checked

** Dealing the turn: 5 of Hearts
Acornman bet - $0.50
Charliexxu called - $0.50

** Dealing the river: 4 of Hearts
Acornman went all-in - $67.65
Charliexxu went all-in - $46.08
Acornman shows: Jack of Clubs, 8 of Hearts
Charliexxu shows: Queen of Hearts, Jack of Diamonds
Acornman wins $91.41 from the main pot

I'm off to liquify my dinner....

2 Comments:

At Wednesday, 10 May, 2006, Blogger huma said...

Hehe, gotta love the straight flush. I like the all-in move too - people seem compelled to call these thinking they are a bluff or something. I'm not sure what the mindset behind calling a $60 bet into a $2 pot, but I see the good winning players do it a lot at the $25 NL tables and they get called a LOT. I gotta start doing that more.

 
At Wednesday, 10 May, 2006, Blogger littleacornman said...

I'm learning to read the board and if I think there's a decent chance the villan has a good 2nd best hand I'll bet big.I hate making small value bets which are insta-called when I could have got more out of them.

 

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