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[NL20-NL50] NL20 SH AJs vs big cbet

    • SPeedFANat1c
      Joined: 04.01.2009 Posts: 5,150
      Prima, $0.10/$0.20 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      UTG: $23.40 (117 bb)
      MP: $33.43 (167.1 bb)
      Hero (CO): $33.94 (169.7 bb)
      BTN: $20 (100 bb)
      SB: $6.66 (33.3 bb)
      BB: $23.04 (115.2 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is CO with J A
      UTG folds, MP raises to $1, Hero calls $1, BTN folds, SB calls $0.90, BB folds

      Flop: ($3.20) Q 7 A (3 players)
      SB checks, MP bets $3.20, 2 folds

      $3.20 pot ($0.16 rake)
      Final Board: Q 7 A
      MP mucked and won $3.04 ($2.04 net)
      Hero mucked J A and lost (-$1 net)
      SB mucked and lost (-$1 net)


      PFR from MP 20

      SB: 54/10

      Interesting this cbet. Its like for fold equity vs me and for value vs fish. But I am not sure, maybe this is for value because he puts me on FDs and so wants to maximize value beiing that deep and give worse implied odds for me.

      So could be that I gave up too easily. I in case I am in bad shape, I have backdoor equity.
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,779

      I actually like the fold here. I think that guy definitely has a piece of the board, and he is way less likely to bluff 4way AND with the fish in the hand. Even if he has a draw, he's gonna barrel Turn and maybe even River. You are just crushed by his range so best option is to fold early.