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] NL4 FR J5o in freeplay

    • Oly0909
      Joined: 08.06.2008 Posts: 856
      Party, $0.02/$0.04 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 8 Players

      MP2: $6.04 (151 bb)
      BTN: $4.11 (102.8 bb)
      SB: $3.59 (89.8 bb)
      Hero (BB): $4 (100 bb)
      CO: $1.48 (37 bb)
      MP1: $8.39 (209.8 bb)
      MP3: $1.89 (47.3 bb)
      UTG+2: $4.32 (108 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BB with J 5
      UTG+2 calls $0.04, 6 folds, Hero checks

      Flop: ($0.10) K K J (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.08, UTG+2 calls $0.08

      Turn: ($0.26) 6 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.20, UTG+2 calls $0.20

      River: ($0.66) J (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.33, UTG+2 raises to $1.62, Hero calls $1.29

      FLOP: I bet my pair heads up
      TURN: He could have a K or flush but also he could be on lower pocket pair or maybe QT, so I think I can bet/fold.
      RIVER: Now I beat flush as well but if he was slowrolling K, he has better FH. What to do?

      Results: $3.90 pot ($0.19 rake)
      Final Board: K K J 6 J
      Hero showed J 5 and won $3.71 ($1.77 net)
      UTG+2 showed 8 A and lost (-$1.94 net)
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello Oly0909,

      Turn: There is not that much value on the turn anymore, FD completed and of course Kx better Jx possible. Therefore while it's a freeplay pot I would even consider just Checking the turn and reevaluating his actions.

      As played
      River: Well, what do you beat there? :) Even a flush is turned into bluff or he has to be really dumb not understanding that FH is possible. :D So therefore I am not a huge fan of calling the raise without any specific reads either he is capable of bluffing or not. But again, it's a freeplay pot and at the best you just split the money unless he is bluffing.

      Best Regards.