Think twice b4 u check flop with top pair

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Think twice b4 u check flop with top pair

Postby Push2TiLT » Thu Aug 20, 2009 4:20 pm

if villian bet flop, he would have won the pot; instead hecheck flop and allowed me to catch up ..and lost a $1k pot

PokerStars Game #31838176976: Hold'em No Limit ($3/$6 USD) - 2009/08/20 4:10:42 ET
Table 'Sagitta X' 9-max Seat #3 is the button
Seat 1: solidluck ($479.50 in chips)
Seat 2: Push2TiLT ($540.20 in chips)
Seat 3: FrozenVeins ($498 in chips)
Seat 4: FRiaR SKanK ($600 in chips)
Seat 5: soybean33 ($632 in chips)
Seat 6: reDZill4 ($1193 in chips)
Seat 7: dankness3 ($524.30 in chips)
Seat 8: gregy20723 ($1261.10 in chips)
FRiaR SKanK: posts small blind $3
soybean33: posts big blind $6
*** HOLE CARDS ***
Dealt to Push2TiLT [4s 4c]
reDZill4: folds
dankness3: raises $12 to $18
gregy20723: folds
solidluck: folds
Push2TiLT: calls $18
FrozenVeins: raises $48 to $66
FRiaR SKanK: folds
soybean33: folds
dankness3: folds
Push2TiLT: calls $48
*** FLOP *** [Ks Th Qs]
Push2TiLT: checks
FrozenVeins: checks
*** TURN *** [Ks Th Qs] [4h]
Push2TiLT: checks
FrozenVeins: bets $88
Push2TiLT: raises $92 to $180
FrozenVeins: calls $92
*** RIVER *** [Ks Th Qs 4h] [7s]
Push2TiLT: bets $294.20 and is all-in
FrozenVeins: calls $252 and is all-in
Uncalled bet ($42.20) returned to Push2TiLT
*** SHOW DOWN ***
Push2TiLT: shows [4s 4c] (three of a kind, Fours)
FrozenVeins: shows [7d Kd] (two pair, Kings and Sevens)
Push2TiLT collected $1020 from pot
*** SUMMARY ***
Total pot $1023 | Rake $3
Board [Ks Th Qs 4h 7s]
Seat 1: solidluck folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 2: Push2TiLT showed [4s 4c] and won ($1020) with three of a kind, Fours
Seat 3: FrozenVeins (button) showed [7d Kd] and lost with two pair, Kings and Sevens
Seat 4: FRiaR SKanK (small blind) folded before Flop
Seat 5: soybean33 (big blind) folded before Flop
Seat 6: reDZill4 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
Seat 7: dankness3 folded before Flop
Seat 8: gregy20723 folded before Flop (didn't bet)
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Re: Think twice b4 u check flop with top pair

Postby verysinister » Thu Aug 20, 2009 5:07 pm

Correct me if im wrong but i think its a disaster to call the 3bet with 4 4 to hit a set cos u and villain is not even deep and on the long run calling 3bets like this would mean u would lose more money than u would win, but anyway nice hand!
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Re: Think twice b4 u check flop with top pair

Postby Push2TiLT » Thu Aug 20, 2009 5:54 pm

bad call by me, but this is the 4th set of 4s i hit today ... sometimes gut feel and luck is better than skill LOL
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Re: Think twice b4 u check flop with top pair

Postby DM101 » Thu Aug 20, 2009 6:11 pm

Nice pot. :D
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Re: Think twice b4 u check flop with top pair

Postby Push2TiLT » Thu Aug 20, 2009 8:12 pm

hope this run lasts forever;

*** RIVER *** [3h Ks Qh As] [2s]
*** SHOW DOWN ***
Push2TiLT: shows [8h Ah] (a pair of Aces)
montecarlo13: shows [Kh 7h] (a pair of Kings)
Push2TiLT collected $1251 from pot
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