[NL2-NL10] NL5 FR - 56s on MP2

    • AtrociousNightmare
      AtrociousNightmare
      Bronze
      Joined: 14.04.2010 Posts: 1,185
      Poker Stars, $0.02/$0.05 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 8 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      CO: $4.26 (85.2 bb)
      BTN: $3.11 (62.2 bb)
      SB: $4.02 (80.4 bb)
      BB: $5 (100 bb)
      UTG+2: $4.19 (83.8 bb)
      MP1: $7.38 (147.6 bb)
      Hero (MP2): $5.21 (104.2 bb)
      MP3: $5.53 (110.6 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with 5 6
      UTG+2 folds, MP1 calls $0.05, Hero calls $0.05, 3 folds, SB completes, BB checks

      Flop: ($0.20) 6 8 4 (4 players)
      SB bets $0.10, 2 folds, Hero raises to $0.36, SB calls $0.26

      Turn: ($0.92) K (2 players)
      SB bets $0.30, Hero raises to $0.90, SB raises to $3.61 and is all-in, Hero calls $2.71

      River: ($8.14) 6 (2 players, 1 is all-in)

      Results:
      $8.14 pot ($0.44 rake)
      Final Board: 6 8 4 K 6
      SB showed T 9 and won $7.70 ($3.68 net)
      Hero mucked 5 6 and lost (-$4.02 net)

      SB Stats: VPIP: 27, PFR: 2, 3B: 0, AF: 2.3, Hands: 183

      What's the optimal way to play this kind of hands?
      I somehow feel like I played it terribly, but I'm still not sure why :(
  • 1 reply
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello AtrociousNightmare,

      It's just a freeplay pot so ain't worth risking there, our only hope is him to have a set but we also block one 6. His play also indicates rather to a trap, so I'd just fold it on the turn while haven't invested that much.

      Best Regards.