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[NL20-NL50] NL 25 FR: QQ on draw board

    • Michailewic
      Michailewic
      Bronze
      Joined: 28.04.2008 Posts: 1,418
      Known players:
      BB:
      $33,60
      Hero:
      $26,15

      0,1/0,25 No-Limit Hold'em (9 handed)
      Hand recorder used for this poker hand: PokerStrategy Elephant 0.67 by www.pokerstrategy.com.

      Preflop: Hero is MP2 with Q:club: , Q:heart:
      3 folds, Hero raises to $1,00, 4 folds, BB calls $0,75.

      Flop: ($2,10) 9:club: , 4:diamond: , T:club: (2 players)
      BB checks, Hero bets $1,50, BB raises to $4,50, Hero raises to $13,50, BB raises to $32,60 (All-In), Hero calls $11,65 (All-In), BB gets uncalled bet back.

      Turn: ($52,40) 9:diamond:
      River: ($52,40) 8:spade: (1 players)


      Final Pot: $52,40

      It is the flop to go broke on with overpair, right?
  • 3 replies
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      I don´t like it.
      Player mostly has here two pair+ or very strong draw if he decides to shove.
      So instead of going broke on the flop I´d wait turn and shove then if it comes balnk.
    • Michailewic
      Michailewic
      Bronze
      Joined: 28.04.2008 Posts: 1,418
      Originally posted by Kaitz20
      So instead of going broke on the flop I´d wait turn and shove then if it comes balnk.
      Can 9 be considered as a blank? If you put villain on two pair, it is likely T9. It is a good card if he has flush draw.

      So, let's considered that we just b/c on the flop. On the turn, there is $11 in the pot and what shall we do if:

      (i) MP2 checks; if we decide to bet approx. $7,5, are we committed to potential c/r?,
      (ii) MP2 bets (a) small ($3), (b) approx. $7,5, (c) $10 or more.
    • Kaitz20
      Kaitz20
      Bronze
      Joined: 02.02.2007 Posts: 27,343
      When he has two pair then T9 is possible, but consider how drawy is board, then he could also hold here a lot of gutshots, oesd, flushdraws, sometimes medium pp-s. Against tight player I´m going to b/f flop, since he has here always set or T9.
      But against others it is fine getting stacked here.
      If he checks then I bet/call.
      If he bets 3$, then I´m raising to 10$ and call shove.
      If he bets 7$ or more it is shove, since you´re pot committed to the pot.