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[NL2-NL10] nl5 fr ak

    • zghrv
      Joined: 17.10.2008 Posts: 400
      bet sizing?
      can i call the river, i don't put him on some missed draw, rather on aq or 55

      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.02/$0.05 No-Limit Hold'em (9 handed)

      Known players:
      MP2 (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with A, K.
      3 folds, Hero raises to $0.20, MP3 calls $0.20, 4 folds, 3 folds, 2 folds, BB folds.

      Flop: ($0.47) Q, A, 5 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.25, MP3 calls $0.25.

      Turn: ($0.97) 7 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.60, MP3 calls $0.60.

      River: ($2.17) 9 (2 players)
      Hero bets $1.00, MP3 raises to $3.95, Hero folds, MP3 gets uncalled bet back.

      Final Pot: $3.17.
  • 2 replies
    • jab704
      Joined: 29.04.2009 Posts: 1,446
      You mean calling the river, right?

      You have to invest $2 to win $7. So you have to win 1/3 of the times. Lets say he only c/r the river with 2pair and sets, obv you have to fold. Is he capable of turning like AJ, AT into a bluff? Then you could consider calling.

      I wouldn't call the c/r, but only because I would checkbehind the river. I don't see any value in betting the river. Can't imagine a worst hand to call.
    • MaestroOfZerg
      Joined: 17.11.2008 Posts: 5,510

      I would bet bigger all the way, mostly because on the flop Qx/Ax/gutshots/5x probably aren't folding anyway while the rest will fold to any bet, on the turn Qx might fold to a big bet but Ax never will so I'd go for bigger anyway, same kind of deal for the river.

      As played on the river I would still fold, but I would feel a lot better if we hadn't made such a weak looking bet with no idea whether it could induce our opponent to spazz bluff raise or not.

      @Jab714: you sure you're talking about the right hand here? I see so many things that don't make sense in your post it's disturbing.

      Hope it helps.