[NL2-NL10] Check/Call River?

    • maheepsangari
      maheepsangari
      Gold
      Joined: 08.06.2010 Posts: 2,163
      Poker Stars, $0.02/$0.05 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 9 Players


      SB: $3.28 (65.6 bb)
      Hero (BB): $5.24 (104.8 bb)
      UTG+1: $7.78 (155.6 bb)
      UTG+2: $5 (100 bb)
      MP1: $13.80 (276 bb)
      MP2: $5.95 (119 bb)
      MP3: $5.07 (101.4 bb)
      CO: $5.86 (117.2 bb) 9/3/0.3/5.9/25/61
      BTN: $12.50 (250 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BB with T T
      2 folds, MP1 raises to $0.20, 2 folds, CO calls $0.20, 2 folds, Hero calls $0.15

      Flop: ($0.62) 5 4 9 (3 players)
      Hero bets $0.45, MP1 folds, CO calls $0.45

      Turn: ($1.52) Q (2 players)
      Hero bets $1, CO calls $1

      River: ($3.52) 2 (2 players)
      Hero bets $1.50, CO calls $1.50

      Results: $6.52 pot ($0.27 rake)
      Final Board: 5 4 9 Q 2
      Hero showed T T and lost (-$3.15 net)
      CO showed Q Q and won $6.25 ($3.10 net)
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello maheepsangari,

      I don't really see why we should be betting 3 streets for value here. I would most likely just Check/Fold the river while I don't see him anyways betting with a lot worse. Especially you are against a nit who could easily have sets there.

      Best Regards.