re: Poker & Where I'm going wrong...
Originally Posted by LastTrader
in a multiway pot, if there are two flush cards on board, and you don't see anyone betting here, you can generally believe that nobody has a set or even two pairs.
hand 1: basically, if he's got you beat he'll raise you to protect his hand from the draws...otherwise he's calling you with a worse hand and you have to bet out the turn to make sure he doesnt outdraw u on the river...make it a decent sized bet to make sure its not worth it to call for him...if you get called, then it depends on how comfortable you are firing that 3rd barrel on the river then, but most likely you will have him beat..
hand 2: to rule out that he's just c-betting, i'd raise his flop bet and see how he reacts to that...theres too many hands that he would raise in middle position with preflop and then c-bet with to steal the pot, so you have to raise...