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[NL2-NL10] Hand Evaluation Coaching - Homework #31 22.04.12

    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello PokerStrategists,

      as some of you may have heard that we have a homework in each of our No-Limit Hand Evaluation Coachings.

      Here is the homework for the coaching from April 22th, please note:

      • Everybody is invited to share his thoughts here regardless if you joined the last coaching or not.
      • Whoever is active in the homework threads can get a free database analysis by us which helps you to improve your game.

      Find the hand below waiting for you opinions and analysis posted in this thread. Furthermore do not forget to join our next coaching on Sunday, April 29th at 1 PM GMT.

      PartyGaming - $0.10 NL - Holdem - 8 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      BB: $9.89
      UTG: $14.81
      Hero (UTG+1): $10.00
      MP: $10.85
      MP+1: $7.34
      CO: $4.98
      BTN: $10.00
      SB: $10.05

      SB posts SB $0.05, BB posts BB $0.10

      Pre Flop: (pot: $0.15) Hero has Q:spade: K:spade:

      fold, Hero raises to $0.40, fold, MP+1 calls $0.40, fold, fold, fold, fold

      Flop: ($0.95, 2 players) K:diamond: 8:diamond: 5:heart:
      Hero bets $0.70, MP+1 calls $0.70

      Turn: ($2.35, 2 players) T:heart:
      Hero bets $1.40, MP+1 calls $1.40

      River: ($5.15, 2 players) 8:heart:
      Hero checks, MP+1 bets $2.45, Hero calls $2.45

      Villain playing 36/4, how would yu go about playing this hand, usually it would be way ahead, way behind but its such a massive board and hes really loose passive
  • 3 replies
    • asimos
      Joined: 21.07.2011 Posts: 1,448
      I def bet flop and turn. Maybe a little bigger on the turn bc the board is draw heavy.

      Since he is passive, I don't like to check-call bc I don't expect him to bluff busted draws / or value bet many worse on the river.

      But bc he could call with worse I would bet $2 for thin value on the river and fold if get raised.
    • gamblerr77
      Joined: 21.05.2011 Posts: 20
      $0.01/$0.02 No-Limit Hold'em (7 handed)

      Known players:
      BB = ($2.03)
      MP1 = ($5.40)
      MP2 = ($6.91)
      MP3 = ($1.52)
      CO (Hero) = ($1.97)
      BU = ($0.36)
      SB = ($4.98)

      Preflop: Hero is CO with A, A.
      MP1 folds, MP2 calls $0.02, MP3 folds, Hero raises to $0.10, 3 folds, MP2 calls $0.08.

      Flop: ($0.23) T, A, Q (2 players)
      MP2 checks, Hero bets $0.18, MP2 raises to $6.81, Hero calls $1.69(All-In).

      Turn: ($8.91) 8 (2 players)

      River: ($8.91) 2 (2 players)

      mp2 33/0 h9
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello fellas,

      One of the hands where I would just pick a standard play-style which would be Bet bigger on the flop, Bet bigger on the turn and ship river vs his stack.

      As long the guy is passive we can't be even sure if he is betting with missed hands nor if he bets with weaker Kx/pairs.

      Best Regards.