[NL2-NL10] Grinding cash 5NL 4th hand

    • pokerboy198229
      pokerboy198229
      Bronze
      Joined: 20.08.2011 Posts: 1,095
      Kept on value betting against a weak tight player..

      Hand converted with online PokerStrategy.com hand converter:

      Play hand

      $0.02/$0.05 No-Limit Hold'em (6 handed)

      Known players:
      MP3:
      $5.00
      CO:
      $16.77
      BU:
      $11.88
      SB:
      $1.95
      BB:
      $4.48
      MP2 (Hero):
      $7.77


      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with Q, J.
      Hero raises to $0.15, MP3 folds, CO calls $0.15, 3 folds, 2 folds, BB folds.

      Flop: ($0.37) T, 9, 8 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.25, CO calls $0.25.

      Turn: ($0.87) 7 (2 players)
      Hero bets $0.85, CO calls $0.85.

      River: ($2.57) 9 (2 players)
      Hero bets $2.45, CO calls $2.45.

      Final Pot: $7.47.
      Results follow:

      Hero shows a straight, queen high(Q J).
      CO shows a straight, ten high(6 9).

      Hero wins with a straight, queen high(Q J).
  • 1 reply
    • BogdanPS
      BogdanPS
      Basic
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi pokerboy,

      Preflop: looks fine

      Postflop: We should just cbet bigger on the flop and then turn (like you did on the turn).

      On the river I'd just overbet shove. We want to maximize value versus the many worse straights that he has.