[NL2-NL10] NL2 KQo flopped trips

    • redrawstump
      redrawstump
      Bronze
      Joined: 09.05.2012 Posts: 244
      Hey,
      Should I have checked behind on the flop? I guess Kx, 10x, high PP hands and spade FD hands call. This opponent seemed to own my soul - he called/raised most of my c-bets over ~200 hands so I was hoping he'd do the same on this one but no luck... :(

      Known Players:
      UTG2: $7.51 - 376 bb
      UTG3: $2.03 - 102 bb
      MP1: $0.98 - 49 bb
      MP2: $7.04 - 352 bb
      MP3: $2.00 - 100 bb
      CO: $2.45 - 123 bb
      BU: $2.00 - 100 bb
      SB: $2.40 - 120 bb
      BB: $2.24 - 112 bb

      0.01/0.02 No Limit Hold'em (9 Handed)
      Hand recorder for this hand: PokerStrategy.com SideKick 1.0.51206.2

      Preflop: Hero is UTG3 with K:diamond: , Q:spade:
      SB posts small blind ($0.01), BB posts big blind ($0.02), UTG2 folds, Hero raises for $0.08, MP1 folds, MP2 calls, 5 folds

      Flop: ($0.19 - 9.50 bb) K:spade: , K:club: , T:spade: (2 Players)
      Hero bets $0.09, MP2 folds, Hero gets uncalled back ($0.09)
  • 3 replies
    • Erevos
      Erevos
      Bronze
      Joined: 09.01.2011 Posts: 129
      Guess what, there is only one way to get value; and that's by betting :D If he wanna call he will do, either now or on the turn after a blank card. You just want to "inflate" the pot getting called by worse and if possilbe to shove turn or river vs bad calling stations.
      Also, if a spade or let 's say a Jack comes later and you get raised, probably we are way behind. Even this type of hands is very dangerous if you
      can 't lay it down, at least by my point of view.
      I have regretted hunderds of times for slowplaying, but never for betting with strong made hands.
    • redrawstump
      redrawstump
      Bronze
      Joined: 09.05.2012 Posts: 244
      thanks Erevos, good to know I was on the right track.
      I guess was just peeved that he folded
      #bet/bet/bet !
    • BogdanPS
      BogdanPS
      Basic
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi red,

      Preflop: looks fine

      Flop: I would actually cbet larger on this type of flop (unless we were looking to induce here).

      The only time I would check would be to get villain to bet behind us a lot and then ck/raise him. But since he was calling/raising you a lot there's no need for that.