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[NL20-NL50] NL50 - Bluffing vs fish

    • Farmarchist
      Joined: 27.12.2010 Posts: 14,640

      Villain is an unknown fish. The river is obv bad for me but his sizing looks so weak. J9 right? Something like that probably. So why not bluff on this scary board vs 9x? Do u think they herocall too much?

      I guess it's also nice that I have A hearts although I don't expect him to play flushes like this..

      Poker Stars $0.25/$0.50 No Limit Hold'em - 6 players - View hand 2147445
      DeucesCracked Poker Videos Hand History Converter

      Hero (BTN): $60.96
      SB: $217.05
      BB: $59.47
      UTG: $41.51
      MP: $129.97
      CO: $26.36

      Pre Flop: ($0.75) Hero is BTN with A :heart: 2 :club:
      UTG calls $0.50, 2 folds, Hero raises to $2, 2 folds, UTG calls $1.50

      Flop: ($4.75) 5 :club: Q :heart: T :heart: (2 players)
      UTG checks, Hero bets $3, UTG calls $3

      Turn: ($10.75) T :diamond: (2 players)
      UTG checks, Hero checks

      River: ($10.75) 9 :heart: (2 players)
      UTG bets $2.50, Hero raises to $10, UTG calls $7.50

      Final Pot: $30.75
      Hero shows A :heart: 2 :club: (a pair of Tens)
      UTG shows 9 :club: 8 :spade: (two pair, Tens and Nines)
      UTG wins $29.37
      (Rake: $1.38)

      ->> THIS TILTS ME
  • 1 reply
    • EmanuelC16
      Joined: 02.01.2010 Posts: 13,909

      It can be Tx, KJ, J9, J8... If you only target J9, you probably don't make him fold enough. Unless you know the fish can fold, just don't try to bluff him imo. The default thing fish do is call. Some ofc fold in some spots because of how unbalanced and weak their ranges are but you need to find those spots first.