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[NL2-NL10] NL2SH - QTs

    • Oly0909
      Joined: 08.06.2008 Posts: 856
      Known Players:
      MP2: $1,41 - 71 bb
      MP3: $2,23 - 112 bb
      CO: $2,78 - 139 bb
      BU: $2,00 - 100 bb
      SB: $2,21 - 111 bb
      BB: $3,26 - 163 bb

      0.01/0.02 No Limit Hold'em (6 Handed)
      Hand recorder for this hand: SideKick 1.1.417.4

      Preflop: Hero is BU with Q:diamond: , T:diamond:
      SB posts small blind ($0,01), BB posts big blind ($0,02), 2 folds, CO calls, Hero raises for $0,08, SB folds, BB calls, CO calls

      Flop: ($0,25 - 12.50 bb) Q:spade: , 8:club: , 5:heart: (3 Players)
      2 checks, Hero bets $0,17, BB calls, CO folds

      Turn: ($0,59 - 29.50 bb) T:spade: (2 Players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $0,41, BB calls

      River: ($1,41 - 70.50 bb) J:spade: (2 Players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $0,70, BB calls

      Preflop: I don't like to isolate with JTs or QTo so for me this is borderline isolation.
      Flop: Standard Cbet.
      Turn: Completes only J9 gutshot but improves me to top 2, so I think bettin again for value and protection is OK.
      River: I don't really see worse card. While I was playing I thought bet/fold is OK, but now I think that check/fold would be better, as I don't see many worse hands that would call. Apparently, there is some, but I think that mostly I'm beat in this spot. What do you think?
  • 1 reply
    • BogdanPS
      Joined: 12.05.2010 Posts: 27,588
      Hi Oly,

      Preflop: looks fine

      Postflop: You can't really ck/fold on the river because you are IP. We can simply check back and see a showdown.

      What do we know about villain? He is not the fish that we isolated so if he is a reg we indeed do not have much value in a bet. Maybe a crying call from QK/AQ but that's about it so check back is fine.
      If he is a fish then bet/fold is fine as well.