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[NL20-NL50] NL20 SH KJo squeze

    • SPeedFANat1c
      SPeedFANat1c
      Bronze
      Joined: 04.01.2009 Posts: 5,150
      Grabbed by Holdem Manager
      NL Holdem $0.20(BB) Replayer
      SB ($16.44)
      Hero ($22.92)
      UTG ($20)
      UTG+1 ($10.22)
      CO ($23.21)
      BTN ($29.17)

      Dealt to Hero K:diamond: J:spade:

      fold, fold, fold, BTN raises to $0.40, SB calls $0.30, Hero raises to $1.60, BTN calls $1.20, fold

      FLOP ($3.60) Q:heart: 8:diamond: 5:diamond:

      Hero bets $1.90, BTN calls $1.90

      TURN ($7.40) Q:heart: 8:diamond: 5:diamond: 7:diamond:

      Hero bets $3.80, BTN calls $3.80

      RIVER ($15) Q:heart: 8:diamond: 5:diamond: 7:diamond: 6:club:

      Hero checks, BTN bets $9.20, Hero folds

      BTN wins $14.25


      BTN unknown

      SB: fish, saw him folding to cbet once

      I am not sure is better to call or sqyeze. If I call - we will be 3way and I only can play with pairs and draws. I will not be able to bluff. But for such odds maybe I dont need to be able to bluff postflop.

      Flop and turn barrel because I have backdoor and turn FD.
  • 2 replies
    • BogdanPS
      BogdanPS
      Basic
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi Speed,

      Preflop: looks fine. If anything we try to isolate the SB fish. So I rather 3-bet for that.

      Postflop: I'm not sure our turn barrel is that great because I can't see much other than pure floats folding there but we could assume that BTNs range is wide and can call wide on the flop.

      However, I do think that you should set up your stacks better where you are telling a better story.

      You have ~$23 effective and you are leaving 15.7 into a 15 pot. That would tell me that you aren't really paying attention much or are trying to bluff and keep it cheaper.

      So I would bet slightly bigger on flop/turn and leave ourselves a 2/3 pot bet or so on the river.
    • SPeedFANat1c
      SPeedFANat1c
      Bronze
      Joined: 04.01.2009 Posts: 5,150
      I feel like I will hit flush so rarely that I dont even care about sizing and at the same time cheaper bluff price :)