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[NL20-NL50] KQo cold call 3b

    • GingerKid
      GingerKid
      Black
      Joined: 05.08.2007 Posts: 5,588
      iPoker - $0.50 NL FAST (6 max) - Holdem - 6 players
      Hand converted by PokerTracker 4

      BB: 100 BB (VPIP: 19.93, PFR: 17.16, 3Bet Preflop: 5.39, Hands: 641)
      UTG: 100 BB (VPIP: 22.57, PFR: 20.02, 3Bet Preflop: 6.50, Hands: 878)
      MP: 104.5 BB (VPIP: 31.78, PFR: 28.68, 3Bet Preflop: 16.16, Hands: 263)
      CO: 229.12 BB (VPIP: 33.68, PFR: 25.39, 3Bet Preflop: 19.11, Hands: 784)
      Hero (BTN): 100 BB
      SB: 199.3 BB (VPIP: 23.13, PFR: 19.88, 3Bet Preflop: 11.67, Hands: 3,439)

      SB posts SB 0.5 BB, BB posts BB 1 BB

      Pre Flop: (pot: 1.5 BB) Hero has K:heart: Q:diamond:

      fold, MP raises to 3 BB, CO raises to 9 BB, Hero calls 9 BB, fold, fold, MP calls 6 BB

      Flop: (28.5 BB, 3 players) T:diamond: T:club: Q:club:
      MP checks, CO checks, Hero checks

      Turn: (28.5 BB, 3 players) J:diamond:
      MP checks, CO bets 21.36 BB, Hero calls 21.36 BB, fold

      River: (71.22 BB, 2 players) J:spade:
      CO bets 71.22 BB, Hero calls 69.64 BB

      CO shows 7:spade: A:diamond: (Two Pair, Jacks and Tens) (Pre 58%, Flop 13%, Turn 7%)
      Hero shows K:heart: Q:diamond: (Two Pair, Queens and Jacks) (Pre 42%, Flop 87%, Turn 93%)
      CO wins 0 BB
      Hero wins 204.5 BB


      He 3bets so wide, I usually 4bet, but lately he doesnt give me credit, this is the guy who 6bets versus me and calls 7bet with A8o, where I had QQ in previous post.

      So I cold call versus his wide range and I know he is spewy postflop and plan to play it passive if I hit or take the pot down if there is chance.
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,779
      Hi.

      If he is stacking off pre all-day with AX, then I certainly dislike 4bet/6bet here cos he will snap with his Ace highs and pocket pairs which all beat our King high here.

      I suppose calling is acceptable if he is as crazy as you described. His range needs to be >15% here in order to justify cold calling 9BB with KQo. Usually if we face a 3bet we would have already invested an initial 2-3bb so that gives us better pot odds to call here.

      Postflop: I agree with playing passive on the Flop. We don't have more than 1 street of value here, especially with the pot being so huge already.