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[NL2-NL10] bluff catch

    • wnbMG
      wnbMG
      Bronze
      Joined: 10.04.2011 Posts: 586
      vs. 41/11/1.8 (river(3/4))
      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.20(BB) Replayer
      SB ($22.10)
      BB ($20.30)
      UTG ($10.68)
      UTG+1 ($32.10)
      Hero ($20.20)
      BTN ($7.40)

      Dealt to Hero Q:club: 8:club:

      fold, fold, Hero raises to $0.60, BTN calls $0.60, fold, fold

      FLOP ($1.50) 9:club: 7:diamond: 8:diamond:

      Hero bets $0.75, BTN calls $0.75

      TURN ($3) 9:club: 7:diamond: 8:diamond: 3:spade:

      Hero checks, BTN checks

      RIVER ($3) 9:club: 7:diamond: 8:diamond: 3:spade: K:spade:

      Hero checks, BTN bets $3, Hero calls $3

      BTN shows A:heart: K:heart:
      (Pre 64%, Flop 21.9%, Turn 13.6%)

      Hero shows Q:club: 8:club:
      (Pre 36%, Flop 78.1%, Turn 86.4%)

      BTN wins $8.55
  • 2 replies
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello wnbMG,

      Nah, don't like it that much. Especially against a loose opponent. Of course you have some kind of reads on him but I'd rather not turn my hand into bluff and rather 2nd barrel and protect my hand. :)

      Best Regards.
    • luizsilveira
      luizsilveira
      Bronze
      Joined: 27.11.2010 Posts: 2,320
      With such a loose opponent on the BTN isn't it worth it for us to tighten up our CO open range a bit? Seems to me Q8s is a tiny bit too loose to open and play more than 1/2 the pots out of position (mind that if his VPIP is 41% it's probably that he is playing even more than that in the button), so we will be often in these tough spots needlessly.

      Rather, if you open a tight range you'll crush him (especially if he likes to call that flop with random overcards there :D ).