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[NL2-NL10] NL2 Nuts Flush on a Paired Board

    • foolboydesire
      foolboydesire
      Bronze
      Joined: 21.10.2010 Posts: 153
      Known players:
      Position:
      Stack
      Hero:
      $2,52
      BB:
      $1,97
      MP2:
      $0,7
      CO:
      $4,69
      BU:
      $1,83

      0,01/0,02 No-Limit Hold'em (7 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Elephant.Base 0.98 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is SB with A:heart: , T:heart:
      MP1 folds, MP2 calls $0,02, MP3 folds, CO calls $0,02, BU calls $0,02, Hero calls $0,01, BB checks.

      Flop: ($0,10) 6:club: , 4:heart: , 2:heart: (5 players)
      Hero bets $0,06, BB raises to $0,18, MP2 calls $0,18, 2 folds, Hero calls $0,12.

      Turn: ($0,64) 6:spade: (3 players)
      Hero checks, BB checks, MP2 checks.

      River: ($0,64) 7:heart: (3 players)
      Hero bets $0,2, BB raises to $1,24, MP2 folds, Hero ???

      should i raise pre-flop?
      how's my play on the flop?
      river? push or just call it down?
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello foolboydesire,

      Preflop: I guess just completing in such a multiway pot should be totally fine.
      Flop: As played I guess you can consider betting here and starting to build up the pot and as you get raised you still can consider Calling and hoping to hit for your nut-flush.
      Turn: Yeah, rather Check it as you did.
      River: If we take a look at the BB W$SD then it's damn high but I still don't understand why he is like Checking behind on turn with FH. He could have there a flushdraw as well. And I guess I'd bet like $0,40 on river but as played it's very close, since he is doing such a big raise it's damn close and as well very ugly. He may of course do that with a lot weaker flushes but he may as well have there a FH which easily beats us.

      And for example we put him on this range:

      Equity Win Tie Loss Hand
      Player 1: 90,000% 90,000% 0,000% 10,000% 44, 22, Qh9h, JhTh, 9h8h, 76s, 64s, 76o, 64o
      Player 2: 10,000% 10,000% 0,000% 90,000% AhTh

      I guess I am more often inclined to fold it on river as long I did that small bet. I just don't see that kind of Call being in long run that profitable.

      Best regards.