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[NL20-NL50] NL25sh-KJ vs unknown / Flop Donkbet

    • urmo1
      Joined: 02.03.2008 Posts: 718
      What you think abou Hero play?
      River bet is ok for value vs unknown
      Poker Stars, $0.10/$0.25 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      CO: $25 (100 bb)
      BTN: $31.39 (125.6 bb)
      SB: $25 (100 bb)
      BB: $26.43 (105.7 bb)
      UTG: $11.80 (47.2 bb)
      Hero (MP): $25 (100 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is MP with J K
      UTG folds, Hero raises to $0.75, 3 folds, BB calls $0.50

      Flop: ($1.60) 6 J 5 (2 players)
      BB bets $0.50, Hero raises to $2, BB calls $1.50

      Turn: ($5.60) 9 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $3.70, BB calls $3.70

      River: ($13) 4 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $8.70, BB calls $8.70
  • 1 reply
    • BogdanPS
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi Urmo,

      Preflop: looks fine

      Postflop: That small donk looks like the play of a fish so raising for value is fine. Against unknown we can still raise/fold.

      The size you chose is fine because you keep his range wider.

      The turn is no the greatest because 78 complete but he still has some Jx that we beat so betting is fine. Size is ok too.

      On the river we do have another valuebet but I would bet a bit smaller, closer to half pot to make sure we don't isolate ourselves against the stronger part of his range and maybe even AcX calls.