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[NL2-NL10] nl5 - Set vs rivered straight

    • Philfox1985
      Joined: 18.12.2010 Posts: 934
      I know my bet size on turn looks horrible, but my rationale was to try to get a fairly large range to call and then be pot committed on river.

      If I had known his hand I'm not sure I would have changed my play, his odds were horrible with just a gut shot.

      Known players:

      0.03/0.05 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: Elephant 0.102 by

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with 6:diamond: , 6:club:
      Hero raises to $0.18, MP3 calls $0.18, CO calls $0.18, 3 folds.

      Flop: ($0.62) A:club: , Q:club: , 6:heart: (3 players)
      Hero bets $0.41, MP3 calls $0.41, CO folds.

      Turn: ($1.44) 5:spade: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.62, MP3 calls $0.62.

      River: ($2.68) T:spade: (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.62, MP3 calls $0.61 (All-In), Hero gets uncalled bet back.

      Final Pot: $3.90

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows (6d 6c)
      MP3 shows a straight, ace high (Kh Jc)

      MP3 wins with a straight, ace high (Kh Jc)
  • 2 replies
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello Philfox1985,

      Well, make it easy and simple. Protect your hand, bet the flop bigger and ship the turn. :) If he has a hand his going to Call you anyways.

      Best Regards.
    • Heffron89
      Joined: 23.01.2009 Posts: 813
      1. Why do you write the result in the topic? it doesnt matter.

      2. your betsizes just let him draw into whatever he have, 1/3 of the potsize on the turn he will call with his whole flop calling range including gutshots etc