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[NL20-NL50] NL25 BVB 53o actionnn

    • M1rCea
      Joined: 06.07.2010 Posts: 974
      Party, $0.10/$0.25 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 7 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      MP1: $25.60 (102.4 bb)
      MP2: $34.21 (136.8 bb)
      CO: $27.47 (109.9 bb)
      Hero (SB): $25.10 (100.4 bb)
      MP3: $19.15 (76.6 bb)
      BB: $26.40 (105.6 bb)
      BTN: $7.65 (30.6 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is SB with 3 5
      5 folds, Hero raises to $0.60, BB calls $0.35

      Flop: ($1.20) 9 A 5 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.70, BB calls $0.70

      Turn: ($2.60) K (2 players)
      Hero bets $1.50, BB calls $1.50

      River: ($5.60) 3 (2 players)
      Hero bets $3.50, BB calls $3.50

      Results: $12.60 pot ($0.63 rake)
      Final Board: 9 A 5 K 3
      Hero showed 3 5 and lost (-$6.30 net)
      BB showed 9 A and won $11.97 ($5.67 net)

      It was my 2nd hand at the table, BB is unknown but could be a reg based on his stack. That's why I chose to steal this light, since most regs fold a lot to steals.

      I found that I nice dry flop to cBet.
      When turn comes I am thinking perfect 2nd barrel card. He now is likely to fold a 9 and other PP that he has.
      He calls again so I'm thinking he should have a weak Ace most of the time and I river bottom 2 pair. I'm now 3rd barreling 4 value against his Ax.

      Is my line ok, or should I just take a more passive line, betting less on the river, maybe even checking behind. Cause for me that rivered 2pair was the nutz and all I could think was "Vaaaluee Toooown"
  • 1 reply
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343

      even against unknowns players and nits I would fold pf 53o, you basically dot never need to play that hand and I think you can at least find top 80% to open there and fold your rest 20% to leave impression you´re playing reasonable.

      Also he plays quite poorly postflop even against 100% range:

      Hand Equity Wins Ties
      35 37.12% 11,432,073,356 2,052,878,200
      100% 62.88% 20,076,206,844 2,052,878,200

      Once you got there I think turn barrel is fine although without really good equity also it is fine c/f, if he has 9x you can always bet river expecting him to fold then unimproved.

      I´d overbet or bet 5$ on the river. he has there Ax and he would call you down basically every time unless you are shoving river

      best regards,