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[NL2-NL10] 2Nl 6Max = Aa

    • philhellmutt
      Joined: 16.02.2011 Posts: 226

      A few times recently I've had an overpair to the board, with an opponent calling the flop and turn. With position, I've gone for pot-control on the river, but would you bet say 1/2 pot on the river at these stakes?

      Although I was happy enough with the play, am I missing value by not betting the river with position?

      EDIT - I had no reads on opponent

      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.02(BB) Replayer
      SB ($2.33)
      BB ($5.60)
      Hero ($2.00)
      CO ($0.79)
      BTN ($2.75)

      Dealt to Hero A:heart: A:club:

      Hero raises to $0.08, fold, fold, SB calls $0.07, fold

      FLOP ($0.18) 9:heart: Q:spade: J:club:

      SB checks, Hero bets $0.12, SB calls $0.12

      TURN ($0.42) 9:heart: Q:spade: J:club: 5:club:

      SB checks, Hero bets $0.26, SB calls $0.26

      RIVER ($0.94) 9:heart: Q:spade: J:club: 5:club: 5:heart:

      SB checks, Hero checks

      SB shows T:heart: T:club: (Pre 18%, Flop 38.3%, Turn 22.7%) Hero shows A:heart: A:club: (Pre 82%, Flop 61.7%, Turn 77.3%) Hero wins $0.90
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello philhellmutt,

      I'd even bet bigger on flop ~$0,14 and as well on turn ~$0,34. Seems that you have some kind of leak with bet sizings, might even make them too small and giving good odds for the opponent to Call. I'd advice you to post more hands to fix those kind of leaks and as well others.

      About the river I am still betting for value there, even if he had 2pairs there then now we have even stronger 2pairs, I'd bet like $0,50 there.

      Best regards.