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[NL20-NL50] 88 against raise

    • mlatasrb
      mlatasrb
      Gold
      Joined: 01.04.2012 Posts: 2,730
      iPoker - $0.20 NL FAST (6 max) - Holdem - 6 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      BB: 157.35 BB
      UTG: 465.95 BB
      MP: 101 BB
      CO: 87.45 BB
      BTN: 40 BB
      Hero (SB): 116.85 BB

      Hero posts SB 0.5 BB, BB posts BB 1 BB

      Pre Flop: (pot: 1.5 BB) Hero has 8:diamond: 8:club:

      fold, fold, fold, fold, Hero raises to 3 BB, BB calls 2 BB

      Flop: (6 BB, 2 players) 2:heart: 2:diamond: 2:spade:
      Hero bets 4 BB, BB calls 4 BB

      Turn: (14 BB, 2 players) J:spade:
      Hero checks, BB checks

      River: (14 BB, 2 players) 4:heart:
      Hero bets 7 BB, BB raises to 26.25 BB, Hero calls 19.25 BB

      BB shows 4:club: 4:diamond: (Full House, Fours full of Twos) (Pre 18%, Flop 11%, Turn 9%)
      Hero mucks 8:diamond: 8:club: (Full House, Twos full of Eights) (Pre 82%, Flop 89%, Turn 91%)
      BB wins 63.2 BB


      130 hands 26/19, 3bet 4, FCB 60, WTSD 43

      Should I bet turn and river? fold river? I dont see what is he raising. Only 44, or Jx, but Jx makes sense to bet on turn.
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,779
      Hi.

      Given that this is BvB, I think this is a very easy Turn bet. He should be 3betting TT+ a lot of the time, so that means we only lose to AJ and 99. I expect him to call the Turn again with all lower pocketpairs and Ace highs.

      When we get raised on the River, it's pretty much a WTF spot, he only reps 4X or some weirdly played 2X/JX hand.

      Think about whether he's capable of turning some random hands into a bluff. If yes, we call, if no we fold. If we have no idea, 88 is closer to the top of our range so we call.