This site uses cookies to improve your browsing experience. By continuing to browse the website, you accept such cookies. For more details and to change your settings, see our Cookie Policy and Privacy Policy. Close

[NL2-NL10] 2NL - 66 missed value?

    • philhellmutt
      philhellmutt
      Bronze
      Joined: 16.02.2011 Posts: 226
      This flop was so dry I decided to call MP1's bet, with 99 the only hand I'm scared of.

      When BTN min-raises and MP1 re-raises, I just thought "screw it, the stacks are going in now", especially with the BTN being a passive player (88/0 in 26 hands).

      Should I have just called again? BTN probably had an overpair or 9x, maybe even 78 (less likely)....

      EDIT - forgot spoiler...:D

      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.02(BB) Replayer
      SB ($4.53)
      BB ($6.01)
      UTG ($0.95)
      UTG+1 ($0.98)
      UTG+2 ($1.97)
      MP1 ($2.02)
      Hero ($6.30)
      BTN ($5.33)

      Dealt to Hero 6:heart: 6:club:

      fold, UTG+1 calls $0.02, UTG+2 calls $0.02, MP1 calls $0.02, Hero calls $0.02, BTN calls $0.02, SB calls $0.01, BB checks

      FLOP ($0.14) 9:club: 3:heart: 6:diamond:

      SB checks, BB checks, UTG+1 checks, UTG+2 checks, MP1 bets $0.15, Hero calls $0.15, BTN raises to $0.30, SB folds, BB folds, UTG+1 folds, UTG+2 folds, MP1 raises to $0.71, Hero raises to $2.57, BTN folds, MP1 calls $1.29 (AI)

      TURN ($4.44) 9:club: 3:heart: 6:diamond: T:heart:

      RIVER ($4.44) 9:club: 3:heart: 6:diamond: T:heart: 4:club:

      MP1 shows 3:club: 3:diamond: (Pre 19%, Flop 4.3%, Turn 2.3%)Hero shows 6:heart: 6:club: (Pre 81%, Flop 95.7%, Turn 97.7%)Hero wins $4.22
  • 4 replies
    • cpers
      cpers
      Bronze
      Joined: 17.04.2011 Posts: 566
      Preflop: I would've isolate preflop.
      Flop: Rather raise it yourself, so many player already checked so I think we could assume their giving up the hand since it's a multiway-pot. Not sure about the raise size, it doesn't need to be that big since there's still some players behind that might calls.
    • philhellmutt
      philhellmutt
      Bronze
      Joined: 16.02.2011 Posts: 226
      Cheers.

      I usually raise a small PP preflop against 1 or 2 limpers, but against 3 I thought it's a good set-mining situation IP.

      Yeah, I almost always raise the flop with a set, but it's such a dry board. My first plan was to raise the turn.

      When playing against 2 different stack sizes (100bb and 265bb in this hand), I do wonder about my raise size here. Interested to see what the coach says about the sizing.
    • AxsisHalon
      AxsisHalon
      Bronze
      Joined: 20.12.2011 Posts: 112
      imo
      pre: ok call low pp
      flop: ok u call on dry board as u want to stay weaker hands in play
      then u got raised and then imo play for stacks is optimal as u always want to play for stacks when u hit set on such flop.
      if someone had 99 lucky him
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello philhellmutt,

      Most likely I'd just raise it right on the flop and protect my hand. There are still some draws from we need to protect. :)

      Best Regards.