[NL2-NL10] NL4 FR - a hero with lowest set on a monotone flop board

    • faronel
      Joined: 13.07.2011 Posts: 1,186
      PartyGaming - $0.04 NL - Holdem - 9 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 3

      UTG+1: $5.00
      MP: $5.59
      MP+1: $9.16
      LP: $5.00
      CO: $7.43
      BTN: $1.95
      SB: $2.27
      BB: $7.19
      Hero (UTG): $9.24

      SB posts SB $0.02, BB posts BB $0.04

      Pre Flop: ($0.06) Hero has 5:diamond: 5:heart:

      Hero calls $0.04, fold, fold, fold, fold, CO calls $0.04, BTN calls $0.04, fold, BB checks

      Flop: ($0.18, 4 players) 5:club: 8:club: Q:club:
      BB bets $0.08,

      Should hero raise here?

      The way the hand was continued:
      Hero calls $0.08, fold, fold
      Turn: ($0.34, 2 players) K:diamond:
      BB checks, Hero checks

      River: ($0.34, 2 players) 2:heart:
      BB bets $0.08, Hero calls $0.08

      BB shows Q:heart: T:spade: (One Pair, Queens) Hero shows 5:diamond: 5:heart: (Three of a Kind, Fives) Hero wins $0.48
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello faronel,

      Definitely. You have to raise and protect from any kind of draws and of course even get value from worse hands. Usually such small bets are rather weak and maybe even hands which try to get cheap card for a draw.

      Best regards.