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[NL20-NL50] NL25 SH Zoom QJs Flush Draw

    • adasko99
      Joined: 13.02.2011 Posts: 2,120
      Is it better to go broke on the Flop or Check-Call every street in this kind of spot?

      (hands: 94) VPIP: 17, PFR: 1, WTSDWSF: 23
      LIMP: 21
      3Bet IP: , 3Bet OOP: , Fold to 3B IP: , Fold to 3B OOP: , SQZ:
      Flop Agg: 15, Flop Check-Raise: 0

      Poker Stars, $0.10/$0.25 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      BTN: $18.36 (73.4 bb)
      SB: $25 (100 bb)
      BB: $24.86 (99.4 bb)
      UTG: $27.45 (109.8 bb)
      Hero (MP): $33.28 (133.1 bb)
      CO: $29.04 (116.2 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is MP with J Q
      UTG calls $0.25, Hero raises to $1.25, 4 folds, UTG raises to $3, Hero calls $1.75

      Flop: ($6.35) A 6 3 (2 players)
      UTG checks, Hero bets $4, UTG raises to $8, Hero raises to $30.28 and is all-in, UTG calls $16.45 and is all-in

      Turn: ($55.25) T (2 players, 2 are all-in)
      River: ($55.25) Q (2 players, 2 are all-in)

      $55.25 pot ($2.00 rake)
      Final Board: A 6 3 T Q
      UTG showed K A and won $53.25 ($25.80 net)
      Hero mucked J Q and lost (-$27.45 net)
  • 2 replies
    • EmanuelC16
      Joined: 02.01.2010 Posts: 13,909

      Why do you call preflop? Seems like a clear preflop fold to me against this sort of player. As played pre, I favour checking back flop. He is either giving up in which case you win later anyway or is playing fancy with his top set and you never realise your equity. After you bet though, you get good odds to call IP and draw to your flush. Shoving there is very spewy imo, since you have just about 0 folding equity.
    • adasko99
      Joined: 13.02.2011 Posts: 2,120
      I see.
      Well, I called his preflop Limp-3Bet cuz I had suited broadway connectors InPosition , it was cheap and I had good Implied Odds if i hit my Flush or Straight.
      He was also Limping a lot before, so as well I was thinking that many times he will give up on the Flop or Turn after missing :f_ugly: