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[NL2-NL10] NL10 SH TT, Going broke on the flop agains a shortstack

    • Alleen86
      Alleen86
      Silver
      Joined: 27.05.2010 Posts: 5,334
      Hello!

      Is it ok to call this? I had put him on some low pocket pair, maybe a draw.. Ofcourse, he can have a Jack or hit a set..


      BU: 21/15/20/40/2,0/139 (VPIP/PFR/FvFCB/RvFCB/AF/H)


      $0.05/$0.10 No Limit Holdem
      iPoker
      6 Players
      Hand Conversion Powered by weaktight.com

      Stacks:
      UTG ($5.11)
      Hero (UTG+1) ($12.56)
      CO ($25.47)
      BTN ($3.09)
      SB ($4.46)
      BB ($3.85)

      Pre-Flop: ($0.15, 6 players) Hero is UTG+1 10:heart: 10:spade:
      1 fold, Hero raises to $0.40, 1 fold, BTN calls $0.40, 2 folds

      Flop: J:diamond: 6:diamond: 9:spade: ($0.95, 2 players)
      Hero bets $0.71, BTN goes all-in $2.69, Hero calls $1.98

      Turn: 7:club: ($6.33, 2 players, 1 all-in)

      River: 3:spade: ($6.33, 2 players, 1 all-in)

      Final Pot: $6.33
      Hero shows
      10:heart: 10:spade:
      BTN shows
      J:spade: A:spade:

      BTN wins $5.91 (net +$2.82)

      Hero lost $3.09
  • 2 replies
    • Balltas
      Balltas
      Bronze
      Joined: 13.01.2011 Posts: 103
      no.. its not ok to call it. With TT you dont know where you stand postflop and 70 cents to 80ct pot is a little too much to figure it out I think. You should fold when he goes aliin.
    • Wriggers
      Wriggers
      Bronze
      Joined: 21.07.2009 Posts: 3,250
      I don't think you can call here unfortunately. He looks like a shortstacking reg judging by his stats, which will mean he's basically playing solely for value and getting you to call because you've got good odds. If it was a fish who had just blown the rest of his stack and was down to 30bb then it would be a snap call, but it's not, so I think you have to fold. And knowing that you would find a fold to a shove, you can bet the flop a little smaller, just $0.60 would be fine and give you enough leeway to find a pretty easy fold :)