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[NL20-NL50] NL25, 57s call 3bet ip, raise flop

    • darko163
      darko163
      Bronze
      Joined: 13.09.2008 Posts: 4,665
      Hi Veriz,

      I'd like to hear (read) your thoughts on this hand:

      This is not a standard call for me pf, but once and a while I have to do something to prevent being exploited. His 3bet size was also fairly small.

      Villain:

      16/16 (74 hands)
      3bet from sb: 20% (10 situations)
      wtsd: 17
      c-bet flop: 60
      c-bet turn: 0 (only 1 situation...)

      When I called I was planning to raise a lot of his c-bets. Especially on low boards or connected boards.

      The only negative thing here is that I don't have equity when he calls. But since he has to give so many hands, I thought the raise on itself was profitable.

      Poker Stars, $0.10/$0.25 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      UTG: $36.94 (147.8 bb)
      MP: $10 (40 bb)
      CO: $25 (100 bb)
      Hero (BTN): $25.63 (102.5 bb)
      SB: $25 (100 bb)
      BB: $51.97 (207.9 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BTN with 5 7
      3 folds, Hero raises to $0.62, SB raises to $1.70, BB folds, Hero calls $1.08

      Flop: ($3.65) T 3 8 (2 players)
      SB bets $2.20, Hero raises to $5.75, SB folds

      Results:
      $8.05 pot ($0.36 rake)
      Final Board: T 3 8
      Hero mucked 5 7 and won $7.69 ($3.79 net)
      SB mucked and lost (-$3.90 net)
  • 2 replies
    • Farmarchist
      Farmarchist
      Bronze
      Joined: 27.12.2010 Posts: 14,640
      While having no info on his postflop play I would either 4bet/fold or fold it preflop.

      As played I like your raise. Good board to do on, we have also some BD's.
    • veriz
      veriz
      Black
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Hello darko163,

      Preflop: Without any information there is no point to Call vs rather assumed nitty player. We either 4bet/Fold it or just fold it directly. Will be rather difficult to play postflop without even decent equity hand.

      As played
      Postflop: Not much to comment on such a dry board with backdoors we should also consider taking a stab if we calling 3bets.

      Best Regards.