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[NL20-NL50] ATo failed squeeze

    • Gonchan
      Joined: 14.06.2011 Posts: 2,877
      IPoker, $0.10/$0.20 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      UTG: $21.08 (105.4 bb)
      MP: $27.79 (139 bb)
      CO: $6.60 (33 bb)
      BTN: $19.63 (98.1 bb)
      SB: $8.81 (44.1 bb)
      Hero (BB): $20.70 (103.5 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BB with T A
      UTG folds, MP raises to $0.60, 2 folds, SB calls $0.50, Hero raises to $2.80, MP calls $2.20, SB folds

      Flop: ($6.20) K 3 5 (2 players)
      Hero bets $3.10, MP calls $3.10

      Turn: ($12.40) 3 (2 players)
      Hero checks, MP bets $3.50, Hero folds

      $12.40 pot ($0.62 rake)
      Final Board: K 3 5 3
      MP mucked and won $11.78 ($5.88 net)
      Hero mucked T A and lost (-$5.90 net)

      I thought not CB on a bit dry board was too weak.
      Villain's range often have K but is it acceptable play?
  • 2 replies
    • Farmarchist
      Joined: 27.12.2010 Posts: 14,640
      Why do you squeeze? I'd do it if MP has 70%+ foldto3bet.

      I also cbet on such a dry flop... If his foldtocbet% is pretty low I expect him to have QQ/JJ or a random float sometimes. So if that's the case I'd 2nd barrel it 1/2th pot. Without any info I like your line.
    • Kaitz20
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343

      if you don´t want just call pf, then squeezing is fine- you can always go pot control on Axx or even Txx boards or barreling him twice most boards.
      Since that is very good board to call with anything (likely suited connectors would fold or raise) I would prefer barreling turn 5.5$ than c/f

      best regards,