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[NL2-NL10] .05/.10 NL Zoom

    • germany5590
      Joined: 02.12.2011 Posts: 50
      Poker Stars, $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      Hero (BTN): $34.38 (343.8 bb)
      SB: $10.05 (100.5 bb)
      BB: $10.65 (106.5 bb)
      UTG: $9.81 (98.1 bb)
      MP: $15.65 (156.5 bb)
      CO: $16.65 (166.5 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BTN with A :heart: A :diamond:
      UTG folds, MP calls $0.10, CO folds, Hero raises to $0.70, SB folds, BB calls $0.60, MP calls $0.60

      Flop: ($2.15) 8 :heart: T :spade: K :spade: (3 players)
      BB bets $1.53, MP folds, Hero raises to $33.68 and is all-in, BB calls $8.42 and is all-in

      Turn: ($22.05) 6 :diamond: (2 players, 2 are all-in)
      River: ($22.05) J :spade: (2 players, 2 are all-in)

      $22.05 pot ($0.99 rake)
      Final Board: 8 :heart: T :spade: K :spade: 6 :diamond: J :spade:
      Hero mucked A :heart: A :diamond: and lost (-$10.65 net)
      BB showed T :heart: K :diamond: and won $21.06 ($10.41 net)
      MP mucked and lost (-$0.70 net)
  • 3 replies
    • Thorek
      Joined: 25.12.2007 Posts: 59,937
      Too high on preflop. Flop overplayed
    • germany5590
      Joined: 02.12.2011 Posts: 50
      okay, okay... in the post I made with 10s... they said I didn't make it enough preflop, now here I make it too much?! I mean I raised it against a calling station (quite literally... VPIP 72/PR 6). Essentially what he would do is just call you preflop and if he hit just lead out and just call you down. In this partically spot I felt there were more hands that I was going to be beating (even if he can call the all in). I am aware that the flop raise is a ridiculous overbet, but why not try and get it in asap if I think I have the best hand?
    • DeMarcohsp
      Joined: 15.06.2010 Posts: 1,975
      Hi germany5590,

      I think it is too high of a sizing. You should take a general rule of 3/4bb +1 bb/ limper. We don't have any read here I assume since this is zoom, on regular tables you can start experimenting with larger unbalanced raises against fish.

      On the flop I thin this is deff an overplay since villain is not going to like ever lead here. At beast he has some combo draw against which we are flipping or has us completely crushed so I would personally fold without the A:spade: here.

      Best regards.