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[NL20-NL50] NL25 SH - Flopped bottom set on monotone flop

    • Nitrub
      Joined: 12.01.2008 Posts: 98
      Poker Stars, $0.25/$0.50 NL Hold'em Cash Game, 6 Players - Hand History Converter

      UTG: $49.65
      MP: $53.20
      Hero (CO): $57.90
      BTN: $51.05
      SB: $48.45
      BB: $107.40

      Pre-Flop: 2:heart: 2:spade: dealt to Hero (CO)
      UTG folds, MP raises to $1.50, Hero calls $1.50, 3 folds

      Flop: ($3.75) 2:club: 7:club: 4:club: (2 Players)
      MP bets $4, Hero raises to $12, MP raises to $51.70 and is All-In, Hero calls $39.70

      Turn: ($107.15) 6:club: (2 Players - 1 is All-In)

      River: ($107.15) 3:club: (2 Players - 1 is All-In)

      Results: $107.15 Pot ($3 Rake)

      Easy push/call?
  • 2 replies
    • swissmoumout
      Joined: 23.02.2007 Posts: 3,385
      Hi Nitrub,
      You can go broke with a set on any board - usually you'll be ahead, but even if you're faced with the unlikely flopped flush (117:1 chance of flopping a flush if i remember correctly), you have ~34% chance of hitting a full house or quads.
      So, NH.

    • Philipvw
      Joined: 28.05.2007 Posts: 578
      Nh, you're happy to get it in on the flop. Even if villain has an overpair like AA, you don't want him to get scared when another club comes on the turn. I would raise a little bit more on the flop tough.