$50 NLHE Full Ring: Turning pocket 8's into a bluff
I need some input on this hand. I was proud of myself for this one, I think I played this one well.
I took a shot at $.25/$.50 last night, I did well and almost doubled my buy-in. Up to $179 and change now from starting at $25 and grinding from $.01/$.02.
The play at $.25/.$50 is so much better than $.01/$.02
The hand was fairly standard until the river. As soon as the river came, villain insta-bet and I tanked, going into my time bank, really going through the hand in my head, and then made my action. He then tanked and ultimately folded.
He was insulting me in the chat after, saying “dumb chaser, sucking out” etc.
And then I asked him if he had QQ (which is what I put him on, Queens or Kings) and he said: