[NL2-NL10] NL25 Flopped Straight on Freeplay: Shove or Slow play?

    • mrjorisa
      mrjorisa
      Bronze
      Joined: 30.03.2008 Posts: 200
      Known players:
      Hero:
      $5.00
      UTG+1:
      $38.60
      BU:
      $4.65
      MP2:
      $22.15
      UTG+2:
      $5.00
      SB:
      $5.10
      MP1:
      $20.85
      MP3:
      $39.80
      BB:
      $23.75

      0.1/0.25 No-Limit Hold'em (9 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.50 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is CO with 7:diamond: , 5:club: . Hero posts a blind of $0.25.
      UTG+1 calls $0.25, 3 folds, MP3 calls $0.25, Hero checks, 2 folds, BB checks.

      Flop: ($1.10) 8:diamond: , 9:heart: , 6:heart: (4 players)
      BB checks, UTG+1 bets $1.00, MP3 folds, Hero raises to $4.75 (All-In), 2 folds, Hero gets uncalled bet back..

      Final Pot: $3.10

      Results follow (highlight to see):
      Hero shows a straight, nine high (7d 5c)

      Hero wins with a straight, nine high (7d 5c)


      Did I make the right move by shoving on a free play? Or should I have slow played with a possible flush/higher straight draw on the turn?
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