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[NL2-NL10] straight

    • zumpar
      zumpar
      Bronze
      Joined: 05.02.2012 Posts: 1,185
      wasnt really sure what to do throughout this hand, c/c flp is okay i guess, i could bet myself,
      turn is kinda questionable i guess....

      river i just called like a nit, was a little worried about a flush/KT, also i didnt think worse can call my shove


      iPoker - $0.05 NL (6 max) FAST - Holdem - 5 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      SB: 199.4 BB
      BB: 120.6 BB
      UTG: 168.6 BB
      CO: 52 BB
      Hero (BTN): 154.2 BB

      SB posts SB 0.4 BB, BB posts BB 1 BB

      Pre Flop: (pot: $0.07) Hero has T:diamond: A:club:

      UTG calls 1 BB, fold, Hero raises to 4 BB, SB calls 3.6 BB, BB calls 3 BB, UTG calls 3 BB

      Flop: ($0.80, 4 players) J:club: 9:club: 8:spade:
      SB bets 13 BB, fold, fold, Hero calls 13 BB

      Turn: ($2.10, 2 players) 3:club:
      SB bets 28 BB, Hero calls 28 BB

      River: ($4.90, 2 players) Q:diamond:
      SB bets 49 BB, Hero calls 49 BB

      SB shows A:heart: J:heart: (One Pair, Jacks) (Pre 74%, Flop 65%, Turn 66%)
      Hero shows T:diamond: A:club: (Straight, Queen High) (Pre 26%, Flop 35%, Turn 34%)
      Hero wins 186.2 BB
  • 1 reply
    • kymupa
      kymupa
      Bronze
      Joined: 22.10.2009 Posts: 22,364
      Hello,

      Preflop raising is fine with our hand, but considering the bigger stacks I'd make it 5bb or even 5.5.

      Well to be honest I do prefer folding the flop for the following reasons:
      - our draw is just so bad - if we had we are going to have a hard time extracting value out of him because our draw is so obvious
      - he donks into three opponents so he bust be having a good hand.

      I'd just let it go and find a better spot.

      On the turn it's close between calling and folding and IP calling is a little bit better, because we do get the right pot odds.
      The disadvantage is that we are just having a weak draw (again just with one card), also the straight outs could not be clear and the 8 :club: isn't going to be clear as well, so I prefer giving it up here.

      On the river calling is fine.
      Raising will be an overplay here.

      Best,
      Plamen