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trip 9s facing open and 3bet...

    • tommygecko
      Joined: 11.08.2012 Posts: 1,229
      This converter is going to be a cash cow...
      PokerStars Limit 5 Card Draw $0.25/$0.50 - 6 players

      UTG+1: $9.16
      CO: $5.83
      Button: $9.42
      SB: $10.10 (Hero)
      BB: $3.50
      UTG: $6.90

      Dealing Hands: ($0.35) J:diamond: 9:heart: 9:diamond: 9:club: 3:spade: (6 players)
      [i]2 folds[/i], CO raises to $0.50, Button raises to $0.75, Hero calls $0.65, [i]BB folds[/i], CO raises to $1, Button calls $0.25, Hero calls $0.25

      First Draw: ($3.25) (3 players)
      Hero discards 1, CO discards 1, Button discards 3,
      9:heart: 9:diamond: 9:club: 3:spade: || T:heart:
      Hero checks, CO bets $0.50, [i]Button folds[/i], Hero calls $0.50

      CO showed 4:diamond: J:spade: A:heart: 4:heart: 4:club: , three of a kind, Fours
      Hero showed T:heart: 9:heart: 9:diamond: 9:club: 3:spade: , three of a kind, Nines
      Hero won $4.09
      (Rake: $0.16)

      Do we cap here pre? I didn't put BU on AA/KK, from how tight people are I thought he has at least a strong 2 pair.
  • 2 replies
    • VorpalF2F
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      Joined: 02.09.2010 Posts: 10,534
      Lately I've seen some people 3Betting v wide, so BTN could 3Bet wide especially if CO is v loose.

      Capping pre w/ trips is not a mistake.

      I'll think x/c post-draw is a bit cautious, and x/r is a bit daring.

      I would bet/call.

      However, the single biggest source of loss I have is bet/call after draw, so maybe x/c is better.

    • jon011
      Joined: 31.08.2011 Posts: 22
      999xx is really good trips. I would always cap it pre against more than one player and bet post-draw unless someone is pat.

      In a multi-way pot uou have to be able to get away from the hand if raised after the draw.