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[NL2-NL10] NL50 - Freeplay 43s HU - flush on turn

    • abundance211
      Joined: 12.12.2007 Posts: 151
      Poker Room skin
      No Limit Holdem Ring game
      Blinds: $0.25/$0.50
      10 players

      Stack sizes:
      UTG: $42.25
      UTG+1: $69.08
      UTG+2: $68.47
      MP1: $53.97
      MP2: $9.25
      MP3: $47.64
      CO: $29.20
      Button: $70.65
      SB: $9.50
      Hero: $9.50

      Pre-flop: (10 players) Hero is BB with 4:spade: 3:spade:
      6 folds, CO calls, 2 folds, 2 folds, Hero checks.

      Flop: 5:spade: T:club: T:spade: ($1.25, 2 players)
      Hero checks, CO checks.

      Turn: 2:spade: ($1.25, 2 players)
      [color:#cc0000]Hero bets $1[/color], CO calls.

      River: 3:club: ($3.25, 2 players)
      [color:#cc0000]Hero bets $3.25[/color], [color:#cc0000]CO raises to $8.75[/color], Hero calls $4.75 [color:aaaaaa](pot was $15.25)[/color].

      Final pot: $20.75

      Should I fold to the raise presuming his got a higher flush?
  • 6 replies
    • Semesa
      Joined: 03.06.2008 Posts: 294
      i would assume im beat after he calls the turn bet... he has either full house or higher flush.
      not even a donk would call a 3/4 bet with a flush on the table.
      edit: im guessing he had pocket 5's or 5T
    • veriz
      Joined: 20.07.2008 Posts: 65,504
      Ye you should watch out... he could have a higher flush here. I would check the turn and river, maybe just call small bets. After the turn you are one card away from straight flush :P it's worth trying lol. But lets see what judges advice.
    • 098799
      Joined: 23.07.2007 Posts: 1,245
      I wouldn't fold here. I guess you did well. You could've been against many hands that you beat. While ssing I won't care about any higher flushes or possible full houses, 20 bbs is an amount that any trips, two pair or top pair will most likely pay you to see the showdown.

      And still you had decent odds, so instacall for me.
    • ysessa
      Joined: 11.07.2008 Posts: 1,331
      Hi abundance211,

      I don't like your river bet, bet something like 2$ and fold to a raise. normally no worse hand will raise you on the river and very few worse hands will call a pot size bet on the river.

      so 2 judges 2 different opinions ;-)
    • 098799
      Joined: 23.07.2007 Posts: 1,245
      ;) now it's up to you who to listen :)
    • justkyle88
      Joined: 07.05.2008 Posts: 7,613
      advise one of the pro judges to look at this hand?