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[NL2-NL10] QQ 3bpot trips

    • Gonchan
      Joined: 14.06.2011 Posts: 2,877
      Poker Stars, $0.25/$0.50 No Limit Hold'em Cash, 6 Players
      Poker Tools Powered By Holdem Manager - The Ultimate Poker Software Suite.

      UTG: $53.17 (106.3 bb)
      MP: $104.40 (208.8 bb)
      CO: $51.35 (102.7 bb)
      BTN: $50 (100 bb)
      SB: $81.49 (163 bb)
      Hero (BB): $20 (40 bb)

      Preflop: Hero is BB with Q Q
      UTG raises to $1.50, 4 folds, Hero raises to $4.50, UTG calls $3

      Flop: ($9.25) 8 9 Q (2 players)
      Hero checks, UTG bets $4.41, Hero calls $4.41

      Turn: ($18.07) 6 (2 players)
      Hero checks, UTG bets $12.94, Hero calls $11.09 and is all-in

      River: ($40.25) K (2 players, 1 is all-in)

      $40.25 pot ($1.81 rake)
      Final Board: 8 9 Q 6 K
      UTG showed T J and won $38.44 ($18.44 net)
      Hero showed Q Q and lost (-$20 net)


      I thought free card would not suffer my equity so I chose to check.

      What do you think my action?
  • 1 reply
    • kymupa
      Joined: 22.10.2009 Posts: 22,364

      It quite much depends on villain's tendencies.
      If you think he is going to bet a lot if we check then I am fine with checking and leaving him a chance to bluff/bet worse.