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[NL20-NL50] NL25sh-AK trips vs river check raise

    • urmo1
      Joined: 02.03.2008 Posts: 718
      BB-50/22/150h/raise cbet 9(11) total/ check raise 20(20) total.
      What you think about river?

      Poker Stars, $0.10/$0.25 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      SB: $25.10 (100.4 bb)
      BB: $17.86 (71.4 bb)
      Hero (UTG): $25 (100 bb)
      MP: $24.15 (96.6 bb)
      CO: $26.24 (105 bb)
      BTN: $28.07 (112.3 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is UTG with A K
      Hero raises to $0.75, 4 folds, BB calls $0.50

      Flop: ($1.60) A 6 3 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $1.20, BB calls $1.20

      Turn: ($4) 4 (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $3.10, BB calls $3.10

      River: ($10.20) A (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $3, BB raises to $12.81 and is all-in, Hero calls $9.81
  • 1 reply
    • BogdanPS
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi Urmo,

      Preflop: looks fine

      Postflop: Given villains stack size we should look at sizing our bets such that we can shove the river comfortably (without overbet). As played both flop and turn look fine and once you bet small on the river (like an inducer bet) we can't really fold.

      What range did you give villain? Why not just put him all in so you don't lose value from Ax that just calls?