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[NL2-NL10] AKo NL4SH 3b/fold line

    • muel294
      muel294
      Bronze
      Joined: 06.06.2009 Posts: 1,225
      Don't see any other other way of playing this. I know villain is capable of calling with dominated hands AJ+, KQ+.

      Without further reads I can't be sure he goes broke with worse preflop, so I am flipping at best if I call the 4b shove.

      I don't see calling the open raise as an option either since I lose value against the range I have dominated and also I am likely to see a MWP, all-be it IP

      If villain makes it 3/4bb then I might prefer a flat call IP on the BU since I can play more easily postflop and against a dominated range.

      888 Poker - $0.04 NL (6 max) - Holdem - 6 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      CO: $4.44
      Hero (BTN): $4.67
      SB: $4.05
      BB: $4.06
      UTG: $4.06
      MP: $4.56 23/4/12/3/29/77 hands

      SB posts SB $0.02, BB posts BB $0.04

      Pre Flop: (pot: $0.06) Hero has K:heart: A:spade:

      fold, MP raises to $0.08, fold, Hero raises to $0.24, fold, fold, MP raises to $0.78, fold

      MP wins $0.54
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello muel294,

      Most likely I wouldn't be 3betting in first place vs such a PFR but just flatting and playing postflop. If we do 3bet then we are turning our hand into bluff.

      Best Regards.