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[NL20-NL50] QQ 3bet vs pot donk

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

      SB: 276.34 BB (VPIP: 42.31, PFR: 34.62, 3Bet Preflop: 18.18, Hands: 27)
      Hero (BB): 259.68 BB
      CO: 167.04 BB (VPIP: 16.47, PFR: 10.01, 3Bet Preflop: 3.38, Hands: 6,453)
      BTN: 119.08 BB (VPIP: 22.25, PFR: 19.17, 3Bet Preflop: 6.78, Hands: 1,426)

      SB posts SB 0.5 BB, Hero posts BB 1 BB

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

      fold, fold, SB raises to 3 BB, Hero raises to 8 BB, SB calls 5 BB

      Flop: (16 BB, 2 players) 2:heart: 3:diamond: 7:club:
      SB bets 16 BB, Hero calls 16 BB

      Turn: (48 BB, 2 players) A:club:
      SB bets 35 BB, Hero calls 35 BB

      River: (118 BB, 2 players) 5:heart:
      SB bets 78 BB, Hero calls 78 BB

      SB shows 5:spade: 2:spade: (Two Pair, Fives and Twos) (Pre 19%, Flop 22%, Turn 20%)
      Hero mucks Q:diamond: Q:spade: (One Pair, Queens) (Pre 81%, Flop 78%, Turn 80%)
      SB wins 270 BB


      I dont know him, but his stats look fishy.

      His donk is so uncomfortable when we are deep. From my point of view I should make decision on flop wheater I believe him and fold, or call down. There is no sense that he donks pot with set, and also with overpair.
  • 1 reply
    • mbml
      mbml
      Black
      Joined: 27.11.2008 Posts: 20,779
      Hi.

      Your hand is way too strong to fold on Flop and Turn. River is a really tough decision, with 4X improving to a straight. His flop donking range could contain some A4s/A5s/45s/46s type of hands.

      It's tough, but I think QQ is barely strong enough to call. I would fold my weaker pocket pairs like TT/99/JJ if I have those in my 3betting range.