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[NL2-NL10] nl 5 TT sb Mss

    • ollehult
      Joined: 10.09.2010 Posts: 106
      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

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

      Known players:
      SB (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is SB with T, T.
      6 folds, BU raises to $0.20, Hero raises to $0.60, BB folds, BU calls $0.40.

      Flop: ($1.25) Q, 7, 4 (2 players)
      Hero bets $1.40, BU calls $1.40.

      Turn: ($4.05) 9 (2 players)

      River: ($4.05) 8 (2 players)

      Final Pot: $4.05.

      Hi All,

      Villain 32/22 AF 3.1 over 144 hands.

      Trying to resteal with pocket 10's in BB. Villain calls and I face a tough decision on the flop out of position with a pot almost the size of my remaining stack. I decide to make a continuation bet and as a continuation bet would make me committed I decided to just shove it.

      Correctly played? should I have reraised preflop a bit higher so I had an automatic shove on the flop as the pot would have been bigger than my stack?
  • 1 reply
    • burek2000
      Joined: 16.11.2007 Posts: 3,105
      Hey ollehult,

      This hand sucks out of position, so shoving directly is possibly the better idea, you could check/raise flop, but I think shoving directly is the better choice.

      To avoid similar spots just 3-bet a bit higher when you defend the blinds to like 0.65-0.70 so you are left with less than pot size on the flop and it's easier for you to shove. But you probably figured that out yourself already. :)