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[NL20-NL50] KK 4way set

    • mlatasrb
      Joined: 01.04.2012 Posts: 2,722
      PartyGaming - $0.25 NL FAST (6 max) - Holdem - 6 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      BTN: 107.48 BB
      SB: 161.08 BB
      BB: 124.08 BB
      UTG: 95.32 BB
      Hero (MP): 236.84 BB
      CO: 99.76 BB

      SB posts SB 0.4 BB, BB posts BB 1 BB

      Pre Flop: (pot: 1.4 BB) Hero has K:diamond: K:heart:

      fold, Hero raises to 3 BB, CO calls 3 BB, fold, SB calls 2.6 BB, BB calls 2 BB

      Flop: (12 BB, 4 players) 7:diamond: K:spade: 9:club:
      SB checks, BB checks, Hero checks, CO checks

      Turn: (12 BB, 4 players) Q:heart:
      SB checks, BB checks, Hero bets 6 BB, CO raises to 12 BB, fold, fold, Hero calls 6 BB

      River: (36 BB, 2 players) 9:heart:
      Hero checks, CO bets 17.08 BB, Hero raises to 221.84 BB and is all-in, CO calls 67.68 BB and is all-in

      CO shows J:heart: T:heart: (Straight, King High) (Pre 19%, Flop 26%, Turn 77%)
      Hero shows K:diamond: K:heart: (Full House, Kings full of Nines) (Pre 81%, Flop 74%, Turn 23%)
      Hero wins 0 BB
      Hero wins 195.28 BB

      CO 1k hands, VpiP 19, PFr 13, 3bet 3, AF turn 2.
      SB 2k hands, VPiP 20, Pfr 13.
      BB 130 hands, VpiP23, Pfr 17

      On flop no draws, except T8s which is not in there calling range, maybe some gutshots are possible.
      I didnt cbet, because I am first to act, and it would look very strong, so I wanted to slowplay, and hope they hit set.
      On turn, I thought he has straight (he doesnt have QQ in his range), so I just called, and planned to just call river (maybe he has set as well).
      River check raise ok?
  • 1 reply
    • EmanuelC16
      Joined: 02.01.2010 Posts: 13,909

      The biggest problem is you wanting them to have certain hands, in this case a set. Apart from that, think of what happens when they have a set? Money goes in whatever you do so just cbet. You are 3rd to act as well... Makes no sense to check KK there.

      Starting from the flop, you have J, Q, T, 8, 6, 5 as bad cards and flushing cards as semi-bad since it gives your opponents more equity. Plus, you can get so much value from middle cards they call with because everything has a piece there.

      On the turn, the same bad cards apart from no more flush cards so bet bigger. What you did is just fancy play forgetting the basics: value betting is your main weapon.