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[NL2-NL10] nl5 44 extracting value?

    • Jim4rdo
      Joined: 03.10.2010 Posts: 1,252
      Wanted to know what you thought about this hand for extracting value.

      Obviously I'm not scared at all, he's probably drawing dead already.

      I can't see any way of getting any value off this flop unless he's hit but check calling since he's short.

      Suppose at the very least min-raise or something on river to try and give him better odds to call?



      Hand converted with online hand converter:

      Play hand

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

      Known players:
      MP1 (Hero):

      Preflop: Hero is MP1 with 4, 4.
      UTG1 folds, UTG2 calls $0.05, Hero raises to $0.20, 6 folds, UTG2 calls $0.15.

      Flop: ($0.47) 4, Q, 4 (2 players)
      UTG2 checks, Hero checks.

      Turn: ($0.47) 7 (2 players)
      UTG2 bets $0.13, Hero calls $0.13.

      River: ($0.73) 9 (2 players)
      UTG2 bets $0.23, Hero raises to $1.95, UTG2 folds, Hero gets uncalled bet back.

      Final Pot: $0.96.
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello Jim4rdo,

      Just start betting right on flop, he wont pay us anyways much unless he doesn't have a hand. You don't even have to bet it very big, make it like 1/2 or something similar. So you will be able to get his stack on river. :)

      And if I am Checking behind on flop then I would likely consider throwing a small raise on turn.

      Although that's true that sometimes I do pick such a line when I am against some smaller stacks while we can easily even over-shove and they might hit something like K or A.

      Best regards.