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[NL2-NL10] NL5 value from a set

    • Phildini
      Phildini
      Bronze
      Joined: 28.01.2007 Posts: 129
      I make standard call pre-flop.

      He makes C-bet on the flop. I min-raise trying to look like a cheeky re-steal.

      Should I generally just call and let villain bluff the turn, or should I raise more?



      PokerStars - $0.05 NL (9 max) - Holdem - 9 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 3

      CO: $1.07
      BTN: $5.00
      SB: $5.36
      Hero (BB): $6.46
      UTG: $3.58
      UTG+1: $5.48
      MP: $5.00
      MP+1: $4.97
      LP: $1.89

      SB posts SB $0.02, Hero posts BB $0.05

      Pre Flop: ($0.07) Hero has T:heart: T:diamond:

      fold, fold, MP raises to $0.20, fold, fold, fold, fold, fold, Hero calls $0.15

      Flop: ($0.42, 2 players) T:club: 4:heart: 8:club:
      Hero checks, MP bets $0.25, Hero raises to $0.50, fold

      Hero wins $0.88
  • 2 replies
    • PewPewPoker
      PewPewPoker
      Bronze
      Joined: 11.08.2011 Posts: 106
      Hi phildini,

      my advice would be: raise way bigger on the flop. What if he calls, and the turn is a 9 or club (not 4c ofcourse :P ). Then you could get into very nasty situations OOP if he suddenly gives action. You just don't want him to draw that cheap (he has to call $0.25 in a $1.2 pot to look see the turn, which is very profitable with for example a FD).
      I would raise to about $0.9
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello Phildini,

      Don't like the min-raise that much. If he has any kind of draw you are giving him very good odds for a draw. If you want then rather just raise it normally.

      Best regards.