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[NL20-NL50] QQ flop raised

    • Gonchan
      Joined: 14.06.2011 Posts: 2,877
      IPoker, $0.25/$0.50 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 5 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      MP: $52 (104 bb)
      CO: $34.45 (68.9 bb)
      BTN: $38.14 (76.3 bb)
      Hero (SB): $68.68 (137.4 bb)
      BB: $50.50 (101 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is SB with Q Q
      3 folds, Hero raises to $1.50, BB calls $1

      Flop: ($3) 3 8 6 (2 players)
      Hero bets $2, BB raises to $4, Hero raises to $9, BB calls $5

      Turn: ($21) 7 (2 players)
      Hero checks, BB bets $5, Hero calls $5

      River: ($31) 9 (2 players)
      Hero checks, BB bets $10, Hero calls $10

      $51 pot ($2.55 rake)
      Final Board: 3 8 6 7 9
      Hero mucked Q Q and lost (-$25.50 net)
      BB showed T 8 and won $48.45 ($22.95 net)


      I thought turn card was super ugly so I couldn't bet more.
      On river, should I call his bet? his bet size seems very value oriented..
  • 1 reply
    • supeyrio
      Joined: 11.11.2009 Posts: 3,106
      hi hi
      on the flop i think it is an easy raise with over pairs, his play is pretty fishy and i would like to get as much value as possible. therefore i like your raise but , we can raise slightly larger here for more value like $10-12.

      i would still follow through betting on the turn big, yes some two pairs hit, but he could pick up a lot of strong equity hands like pair plus straight draw, and anyway we wouldn't fold right? so just bet big for value instead of getting value owned when people reshove over you and you call