Raise to 25 pf.
When he calls, it looks like AJs/AQ/AK/88-JJ to me. And I would frequently discount AK and some of the pairs.
If you cbet the flop you've put half your ...
Betting this turn for value is pretty mandatory imo
1st hand I 4bet 2.5x to try and induce something spazzy. Also, I think if he has AQs/KQs he'll probably flat-call or raise.
2nd hand is tough. You say he likes to bluff in big pots;...
You're repping a slowplayed flush, I agree, b/c if the nine helped your hand enough that you wanted to continue (eg set/2p) you'd often raise the turn (and if not you'd be unlikely to raise his ...
B/f turn and call on the river.
Edit: Bet/folding turn isn't as good because we have Qh so folding isn't cool...but I think I probably still would.
To be honest I think you could comfortably raise in both these spots and show a profit.
However, it is possible that a call is more +EV.
If it were me playing at the ta...
I would cbet this very often and give up to further action. It just hits your range so much more than his.
Yeah I don't think I would call w/ A-high very often in his shoes.
In saying that, the turn is a horrible card for him to barrel with something like AQ
Hmmm. Tough spot. Bet/fold not an option on river given stack sizes imo.
If you were going to b/f anywhere, it would be on turn, and I think that would be a marginal play.