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[NL2-NL10] 45s NL5 FR

    • muel294
      muel294
      Bronze
      Joined: 06.06.2009 Posts: 1,225
      Villain was an unknown, but since he limp/calls preflop I was tending to put him on a passively played overpair on the flop and maybe a straight/FD?

      Given that, can I consider value bet shoving the turn here? Or would straight up value betting just be better. I felt like I get it all if I shove :(


      PokerStars - $0.05 NL (9 max) - Holdem - 8 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 3

      UTG+1: $3.79
      MP: $7.50
      MP+1: $6.46
      CO: $3.87
      Hero (BTN): $5.52
      SB: $12.52
      BB: $2.88
      UTG: $7.14

      SB posts SB $0.02, BB posts BB $0.05

      Pre Flop: ($0.07) Hero has 4:club: 5:club:

      fold, UTG+1 calls $0.05, fold, fold, fold, Hero raises to $0.25, fold, fold, UTG+1 calls $0.20

      Flop: ($0.57, 2 players) 4:spade: 5:heart: 5:spade:
      UTG+1 checks, Hero bets $0.42, UTG+1 calls $0.42

      Turn: ($1.41, 2 players) 2:club:
      UTG+1 checks, Hero bets $1.02, UTG+1 calls $1.02

      River: ($3.45, 2 players) K:diamond:
      UTG+1 checks, Hero bets $2.10, fold

      Hero wins $3.29
  • 3 replies
    • muel294
      muel294
      Bronze
      Joined: 06.06.2009 Posts: 1,225
      P.S I dont EVER complain about variance because this is how I run :)

      Sorry if you all hate me
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello muel294,

      Why should we hate you? :D And I wouldn't change much in the play. Nice hand! Although overall isolating with such small SCs is very close. Would definitely keep an eye on them.

      Best regards.
    • muel294
      muel294
      Bronze
      Joined: 06.06.2009 Posts: 1,225
      lol I'm only joking, I run like god sometimes :P

      Yeah its not something I'm doing 100% of the time I find 45s on the BU sometimes I'll limp behind if I'm getting better odds, but I feel like I can take it down on the flop unimproved a fair amount of the time, provided I choose who I isolate correctly.

      Obviously if my target rarely folds to flop c-bets then I'm not going to ISO